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Lexicon :: Strong's H776 - 'erets

אֶרֶץ
Transliteration
'erets
Pronunciation
eh'·rets (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm
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TWOT Reference: 167

Strong’s Definitions

אֶרֶץ ʼerets, eh'-rets; from an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land):—× common, country, earth, field, ground, land, × natins, way, + wilderness, world.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 2,504x

The KJV translates Strong's H776 in the following manner: land (1,543x), earth (712x), country (140x), ground (98x), world (4x), way (3x), common (1x), field (1x), nations (1x), wilderness (with H4057) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2,504x
The KJV translates Strong's H776 in the following manner: land (1,543x), earth (712x), country (140x), ground (98x), world (4x), way (3x), common (1x), field (1x), nations (1x), wilderness (with H4057) (1x).
  1. land, earth

    1. earth

      1. whole earth (as opposed to a part)

      2. earth (as opposed to heaven)

      3. earth (inhabitants)

    2. land

      1. country, territory

      2. district, region

      3. tribal territory

      4. piece of ground

      5. land of Canaan, Israel

      6. inhabitants of land

      7. Sheol, land without return, (under) world

      8. city (-state)

    3. ground, surface of the earth

      1. ground

      2. soil

    4. (in phrases)

      1. people of the land

      2. space or distance of country (in measurements of distance)

      3. level or plain country

      4. land of the living

      5. end(s) of the earth

    5. (almost wholly late in usage)

      1. lands, countries

        1. often in contrast to Canaan

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֶרֶץ ʼerets, eh'-rets; from an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land):—× common, country, earth, field, ground, land, × natins, way, + wilderness, world.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H776 matches the Hebrew אֶרֶץ ('erets),
which occurs 2,504 times in 2,191 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Page 20 / 44 (1Ki 8:37–2Ki 8:3)

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:37 - If there be in the land H776 famine, if there be pestilence, blasting, mildew, locust, or if there be caterpiller; if their enemy besiege them in the land H776 of their cities; whatsoever plague, whatsoever sickness there be;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:41 - Moreover concerning a stranger, that is not of thy people Israel, but cometh out of a far country H776 for thy name's sake;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:43 - Hear thou in heaven thy dwelling place, and do according to all that the stranger calleth to thee for: that all people of the earth H776 may know thy name, to fear thee, as do thy people Israel; and that they may know that this house, which I have builded, is called by thy name.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:46 - If they sin against thee, (for there is no man that sinneth not,) and thou be angry with them, and deliver them to the enemy, so that they carry them away captives unto the land H776 of the enemy, far or near;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:47 - Yet if they shall bethink themselves in the land H776 whither they were carried captives, and repent, and make supplication unto thee in the land H776 of them that carried them captives, saying, We have sinned, and have done perversely, we have committed wickedness;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:48 - And so return unto thee with all their heart, and with all their soul, in the land H776 of their enemies, which led them away captive, and pray unto thee toward their land, H776 which thou gavest unto their fathers, the city which thou hast chosen, and the house which I have built for thy name:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:53 - For thou didst separate them from among all the people of the earth, H776 to be thine inheritance, as thou spakest by the hand of Moses thy servant, when thou broughtest our fathers out of Egypt, O Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:60 - That all the people of the earth H776 may know that the LORD is God, and that there is none else.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:8 - And at this house, which is high, every one that passeth by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss; and they shall say, Why hath the LORD done thus unto this land, H776 and to this house?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:9 - And they shall answer, Because they forsook the LORD their God, who brought forth their fathers out of the land H776 of Egypt, and have taken hold upon other gods, and have worshipped them, and served them: therefore hath the LORD brought upon them all this evil.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:11 - (Now Hiram the king of Tyre had furnished Solomon with cedar trees and fir trees, and with gold, according to all his desire,) that then king Solomon gave Hiram twenty cities in the land H776 of Galilee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:13 - And he said, What cities are these which thou hast given me, my brother? And he called them the land H776 of Cabul unto this day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:18 - And Baalath, and Tadmor in the wilderness, in the land, H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:19 - And all the cities of store that Solomon had, and cities for his chariots, and cities for his horsemen, and that which Solomon desired to build in Jerusalem, and in Lebanon, and in all the land H776 of his dominion.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:21 - Their children that were left after them in the land, H776 whom the children of Israel also were not able utterly to destroy, upon those did Solomon levy a tribute of bondservice unto this day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:26 - And king Solomon made a navy of ships in Eziongeber, which is beside Eloth, on the shore of the Red sea, in the land H776 of Edom.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:6 - And she said to the king, It was a true report that I heard in mine own land H776 of thy acts and of thy wisdom.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:13 - And king Solomon gave unto the queen of Sheba all her desire, whatsoever she asked, beside that which Solomon gave her of his royal bounty. So she turned and went to her own country, H776 she and her servants.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:15 - Beside that he had of the merchantmen, and of the traffick of the spice merchants, and of all the kings of Arabia, and of the governors of the country. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:23 - So king Solomon exceeded all the kings of the earth H776 for riches and for wisdom.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:24 - And all the earth H776 sought to Solomon, to hear his wisdom, which God had put in his heart.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 11:18 - And they arose out of Midian, and came to Paran: and they took men with them out of Paran, and they came to Egypt, unto Pharaoh king of Egypt; which gave him an house, and appointed him victuals, and gave him land. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 11:21 - And when Hadad heard in Egypt that David slept with his fathers, and that Joab the captain of the host was dead, Hadad said to Pharaoh, Let me depart, that I may go to mine own country. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 11:22 - Then Pharaoh said unto him, But what hast thou lacked with me, that, behold, thou seekest to go to thine own country? H776 And he answered, Nothing: howbeit let me go in any wise.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:28 - Whereupon the king took counsel, and made two calves of gold, and said unto them, It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem: behold thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out of the land H776 of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:24 - And there were also sodomites in the land: H776 and they did according to all the abominations of the nations which the LORD cast out before the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 15:12 - And he took away the sodomites out of the land, H776 and removed all the idols that his fathers had made.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 15:20 - So Benhadad hearkened unto king Asa, and sent the captains of the hosts which he had against the cities of Israel, and smote Ijon, and Dan, and Abelbethmaachah, and all Cinneroth, with all the land H776 of Naphtali.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:7 - And it came to pass after a while, that the brook dried up, because there had been no rain in the land. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:5 - And Ahab said unto Obadiah, Go into the land, H776 unto all fountains of water, and unto all brooks: peradventure we may find grass to save the horses and mules alive, that we lose not all the beasts.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:6 - So they divided the land H776 between them to pass throughout it: Ahab went one way by himself, and Obadiah went another way by himself.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:42 - So Ahab went up to eat and to drink. And Elijah went up to the top of Carmel; and he cast himself down upon the earth, H776 and put his face between his knees,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:7 - Then the king of Israel called all the elders of the land, H776 and said, Mark, I pray you, and see how this man seeketh mischief: for he sent unto me for my wives, and for my children, and for my silver, and for my gold; and I denied him not.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:27 - And the children of Israel were numbered, and were all present, and went against them: and the children of Israel pitched before them like two little flocks of kids; but the Syrians filled the country. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:36 - And there went a proclamation throughout the host about the going down of the sun, saying, Every man to his city, and every man to his own country. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:46 - And the remnant of the sodomites, which remained in the days of his father Asa, he took out of the land. H776
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:15 - And when the sons of the prophets which were to view at Jericho saw him, they said, The spirit of Elijah doth rest on Elisha. And they came to meet him, and bowed themselves to the ground H776 before him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:19 - And the men of the city said unto Elisha, Behold, I pray thee, the situation of this city is pleasant, as my lord seeth: but the water is naught, and the ground H776 barren.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:20 - And it came to pass in the morning, when the meat offering was offered, that, behold, there came water by the way of Edom, and the country H776 was filled with water.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:27 - Then he took his eldest son that should have reigned in his stead, and offered him for a burnt offering upon the wall. And there was great indignation against Israel: and they departed from him, and returned to their own land. H776
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:37 - Then she went in, and fell at his feet, and bowed herself to the ground, H776 and took up her son, and went out.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:38 - And Elisha came again to Gilgal: and there was a dearth in the land; H776 and the sons of the prophets were sitting before him: and he said unto his servant, Set on the great pot, and seethe pottage for the sons of the prophets.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:2 - And the Syrians had gone out by companies, and had brought away captive out of the land H776 of Israel a little maid; and she waited on Naaman's wife.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:4 - And one went in, and told his lord, saying, Thus and thus said the maid that is of the land H776 of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:15 - And he returned to the man of God, he and all his company, and came, and stood before him: and he said, Behold, now I know that there is no God in all the earth, H776 but in Israel: now therefore, I pray thee, take a blessing of thy servant.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:19 - And he said unto him, Go in peace. So he departed from him a little way. H776
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:23 - And he prepared great provision for them: and when they had eaten and drunk, he sent them away, and they went to their master. So the bands of Syria came no more into the land H776 of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:1 - Then spake Elisha unto the woman, whose son he had restored to life, saying, Arise, and go thou and thine household, and sojourn wheresoever thou canst sojourn: for the LORD hath called for a famine; and it shall also come upon the land H776 seven years.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:2 - And the woman arose, and did after the saying of the man of God: and she went with her household, and sojourned in the land H776 of the Philistines seven years.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:3 - And it came to pass at the seven years' end, that the woman returned out of the land H776 of the Philistines: and she went forth to cry unto the king for her house and for her land.

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