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Lexicon :: Strong's H776 - 'erets

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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
Dictionary Aids

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 22 / 44 (1Ch 4:40–2Ch 7:21)

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:40 - And they found fat pasture and good, and the land H776 was wide, and quiet, and peaceable; for they of Ham had dwelt there of old.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:9 - And eastward he inhabited unto the entering in of the wilderness from the river Euphrates: because their cattle were multiplied in the land H776 of Gilead.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:11 - And the children of Gad dwelt over against them, in the land H776 of Bashan unto Salchah:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:23 - And the children of the half tribe of Manasseh dwelt in the land: H776 they increased from Bashan unto Baalhermon and Senir, and unto mount Hermon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:25 - And they transgressed against the God of their fathers, and went a whoring after the gods of the people of the land, H776 whom God destroyed before them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:55 - And they gave them Hebron in the land H776 of Judah, and the suburbs thereof round about it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:21 - And Zabad his son, and Shuthelah his son, and Ezer, and Elead, whom the men of Gath that were born in that land H776 slew, because they came down to take away their cattle.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 10:9 - And when they had stripped him, they took his head, and his armour, and sent into the land H776 of the Philistines round about, to carry tidings unto their idols, and to the people.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:4 - And David and all Israel went to Jerusalem, which is Jebus; where the Jebusites were, the inhabitants of the land. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 13:2 - And David said unto all the congregation of Israel, If it seem good unto you, and that it be of the LORD our God, let us send abroad unto our brethren every where, that are left in all the land H776 of Israel, and with them also to the priests and Levites which are in their cities and suburbs, that they may gather themselves unto us:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 14:17 - And the fame of David went out into all lands; H776 and the LORD brought the fear of him upon all nations.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:14 - He is the LORD our God; his judgments are in all the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:18 - Saying, Unto thee will I give the land H776 of Canaan, the lot of your inheritance;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:23 - Sing unto the LORD, all the earth; H776 shew forth from day to day his salvation.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:30 - Fear before him, all the earth: H776 the world also shall be stable, that it be not moved.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:31 - Let the heavens be glad, and let the earth H776 rejoice: and let men say among the nations, The LORD reigneth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:33 - Then shall the trees of the wood sing out at the presence of the LORD, because he cometh to judge the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 17:8 - And I have been with thee whithersoever thou hast walked, and have cut off all thine enemies from before thee, and have made thee a name like the name of the great men that are in the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 17:21 - And what one nation in the earth H776 is like thy people Israel, whom God went to redeem to be his own people, to make thee a name of greatness and terribleness, by driving out nations from before thy people, whom thou hast redeemed out of Egypt?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 19:2 - And David said, I will shew kindness unto Hanun the son of Nahash, because his father shewed kindness to me. And David sent messengers to comfort him concerning his father. So the servants of David came into the land H776 of the children of Ammon to Hanun, to comfort him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 19:3 - But the princes of the children of Ammon said to Hanun, Thinkest thou that David doth honour thy father, that he hath sent comforters unto thee? are not his servants come unto thee for to search, and to overthrow, and to spy out the land? H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 20:1 - And it came to pass, that after the year was expired, at the time that kings go out to battle, Joab led forth the power of the army, and wasted the country H776 of the children of Ammon, and came and besieged Rabbah. But David tarried at Jerusalem. And Joab smote Rabbah, and destroyed it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:12 - Either three years' famine; or three months to be destroyed before thy foes, while that the sword of thine enemies overtaketh thee; or else three days the sword of the LORD, even the pestilence, in the land, H776 and the angel of the LORD destroying throughout all the coasts of Israel. Now therefore advise thyself what word I shall bring again to him that sent me.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:16 - And David lifted up his eyes, and saw the angel of the LORD stand between the earth H776 and the heaven, having a drawn sword in his hand stretched out over Jerusalem. Then David and the elders of Israel, who were clothed in sackcloth, fell upon their faces.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:21 - And as David came to Ornan, Ornan looked and saw David, and went out of the threshingfloor, and bowed himself to David with his face to the ground. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 22:2 - And David commanded to gather together the strangers that were in the land H776 of Israel; and he set masons to hew wrought stones to build the house of God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 22:5 - And David said, Solomon my son is young and tender, and the house that is to be builded for the LORD must be exceeding magnifical, of fame and of glory throughout all countries: H776 I will therefore now make preparation for it. So David prepared abundantly before his death.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 22:8 - But the word of the LORD came to me, saying, Thou hast shed blood abundantly, and hast made great wars: thou shalt not build an house unto my name, because thou hast shed much blood upon the earth H776 in my sight.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 22:18 - Is not the LORD your God with you? and hath he not given you rest on every side? for he hath given the inhabitants of the land H776 into mine hand; and the land H776 is subdued before the LORD, and before his people.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 28:8 - Now therefore in the sight of all Israel the congregation of the LORD, and in the audience of our God, keep and seek for all the commandments of the LORD your God: that ye may possess this good land, H776 and leave it for an inheritance for your children after you for ever.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:11 - Thine, O LORD, is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the victory, and the majesty: for all that is in the heaven and in the earth H776 is thine; thine is the kingdom, O LORD, and thou art exalted as head above all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:15 - For we are strangers before thee, and sojourners, as were all our fathers: our days on the earth H776 are as a shadow, and there is none abiding.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:30 - With all his reign and his might, and the times that went over him, and over Israel, and over all the kingdoms of the countries. H776
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:9 - Now, O LORD God, let thy promise unto David my father be established: for thou hast made me king over a people like the dust of the earth H776 in multitude.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:12 - Huram said moreover, Blessed be the LORD God of Israel, that made heaven and earth, H776 who hath given to David the king a wise son, endued with prudence and understanding, that might build an house for the LORD, and an house for his kingdom.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:17 - And Solomon numbered all the strangers that were in the land H776 of Israel, after the numbering wherewith David his father had numbered them; and they were found an hundred and fifty thousand and three thousand and six hundred.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:5 - Since the day that I brought forth my people out of the land H776 of Egypt I chose no city among all the tribes of Israel to build an house in, that my name might be there; neither chose I any man to be a ruler over my people Israel:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:14 - And said, O LORD God of Israel, there is no God like thee in the heaven, nor in the earth; H776 which keepest covenant, and shewest mercy unto thy servants, that walk before thee with all their hearts:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:18 - But will God in very deed dwell with men on the earth? H776 behold, heaven and the heaven of heavens cannot contain thee; how much less this house which I have built!
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:27 - Then hear thou from heaven, and forgive the sin of thy servants, and of thy people Israel, when thou hast taught them the good way, wherein they should walk; and send rain upon thy land, H776 which thou hast given unto thy people for an inheritance.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:28 - If there be dearth in the land, H776 if there be pestilence, if there be blasting, or mildew, locusts, or caterpillers; if their enemies besiege them in the cities of their land; H776 whatsoever sore or whatsoever sickness there be:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:32 - Moreover concerning the stranger, which is not of thy people Israel, but is come from a far country H776 for thy great name's sake, and thy mighty hand, and thy stretched out arm; if they come and pray in this house;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:33 - Then hear thou from the heavens, even from 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, and fear thee, as doth thy people Israel, and may know that this house which I have built is called by thy name.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:36 - If they sin against thee, (for there is no man which sinneth not,) and thou be angry with them, and deliver them over before their enemies, and they carry them away captives unto a land H776 far off or near;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:37 - Yet if they bethink themselves in the land H776 whither they are carried captive, and turn and pray unto thee in the land H776 of their captivity, saying, We have sinned, we have done amiss, and have dealt wickedly;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:38 - If they return to thee with all their heart and with all their soul in the land H776 of their captivity, whither they have carried them captives, and pray toward their land, H776 which thou gavest unto their fathers, and toward the city which thou hast chosen, and toward the house which I have built for thy name:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:3 - And when all the children of Israel saw how the fire came down, and the glory of the LORD upon the house, they bowed themselves with their faces to the ground H776 upon the pavement, and worshipped, and praised the LORD, saying, For he is good; for his mercy endureth for ever.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:13 - If I shut up heaven that there be no rain, or if I command the locusts to devour the land, H776 or if I send pestilence among my people;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:14 - If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land. H776
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:21 - And this house, which is high, shall be an astonishment to every one that passeth by it; so that he shall say, Why hath the LORD done thus unto this land, H776 and unto this house?

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