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Lexicon :: Strong's H776 - 'erets

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

TWOT Reference: 167

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).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  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.
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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 24 / 44 (2Ch 36:21–Job 11:9)

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To fulfil the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, until the land H776 had enjoyed her sabbaths: for as long as she lay desolate she kept sabbath, to fulfil threescore and ten years.

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Thus saith Cyrus king of Persia, All the kingdoms of the earth H776 hath the LORD God of heaven given me; and he hath charged me to build him an house in Jerusalem, which is in Judah. Who is there among you of all his people? The LORD his God be with him, and let him go up.

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Thus saith Cyrus king of Persia, The LORD God of heaven hath given me all the kingdoms of the earth; H776 and he hath charged me to build him an house at Jerusalem, which is in Judah.

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And they set the altar upon his bases; for fear was upon them because of the people of those countries: H776 and they offered burnt offerings thereon unto the LORD, even burnt offerings morning and evening.

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Then the people of the land H776 weakened the hands of the people of Judah, and troubled them in building,

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And the children of Israel, which were come again out of captivity, and all such as had separated themselves unto them from the filthiness of the heathen of the land, H776 to seek the LORD God of Israel, did eat,

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Now when these things were done, the princes came to me, saying, The people of Israel, and the priests, and the Levites, have not separated themselves from the people of the lands, H776 doing according to their abominations, even of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Perizzites, the Jebusites, the Ammonites, the Moabites, the Egyptians, and the Amorites.

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For they have taken of their daughters for themselves, and for their sons: so that the holy seed have mingled themselves with the people of those lands: H776 yea, the hand of the princes and rulers hath been chief in this trespass.

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Since the days of our fathers have we been in a great trespass unto this day; and for our iniquities have we, our kings, and our priests, been delivered into the hand of the kings of the lands, H776 to the sword, to captivity, and to a spoil, and to confusion of face, as it is this day.

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Which thou hast commanded by thy servants the prophets, saying, The land, H776 unto which ye go to possess it, is an unclean land H776 with the filthiness of the people of the lands, H776 with their abominations, which have filled it from one end to another with their uncleanness.

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Now therefore give not your daughters unto their sons, neither take their daughters unto your sons, nor seek their peace or their wealth for ever: that ye may be strong, and eat the good of the land, H776 and leave it for an inheritance to your children for ever.

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And Shechaniah the son of Jehiel, one of the sons of Elam, answered and said unto Ezra, We have trespassed against our God, and have taken strange wives of the people of the land: H776 yet now there is hope in Israel concerning this thing.

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Now therefore make confession unto the LORD God of your fathers, and do his pleasure: and separate yourselves from the people of the land, H776 and from the strange wives.

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Hear, O our God; for we are despised: and turn their reproach upon their own head, and give them for a prey in the land H776 of captivity:

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Moreover from the time that I was appointed to be their governor in the land H776 of Judah, from the twentieth year even unto the two and thirtieth year of Artaxerxes the king, that is, twelve years, I and my brethren have not eaten the bread of the governor.

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And Ezra blessed the LORD, the great God. And all the people answered, Amen, Amen, with lifting up their hands: and they bowed their heads, and worshipped the LORD with their faces to the ground. H776

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Thou, even thou, art LORD alone; thou hast made heaven, the heaven of heavens, with all their host, the earth, H776 and all things that are therein, the seas, and all that is therein, and thou preservest them all; and the host of heaven worshippeth thee.

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And foundest his heart faithful before thee, and madest a covenant with him to give the land H776 of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Amorites, and the Perizzites, and the Jebusites, and the Girgashites, to give it, I say, to his seed, and hast performed thy words; for thou art righteous:

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And shewedst signs and wonders upon Pharaoh, and on all his servants, and on all the people of his land: H776 for thou knewest that they dealt proudly against them. So didst thou get thee a name, as it is this day.

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And gavest them bread from heaven for their hunger, and broughtest forth water for them out of the rock for their thirst, and promisedst them that they should go in to possess the land H776 which thou hadst sworn to give them.

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Moreover thou gavest them kingdoms and nations, and didst divide them into corners: so they possessed the land H776 of Sihon, and the land H776 of the king of Heshbon, and the land H776 of Og king of Bashan.

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Their children also multipliedst thou as the stars of heaven, and broughtest them into the land, H776 concerning which thou hadst promised to their fathers, that they should go in to possess it.

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So the children went in and possessed the land, H776 and thou subduedst before them the inhabitants of the land, H776 the Canaanites, and gavest them into their hands, with their kings, and the people of the land, H776 that they might do with them as they would.

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Yet many years didst thou forbear them, and testifiedst against them by thy spirit in thy prophets: yet would they not give ear: therefore gavest thou them into the hand of the people of the lands. H776

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For they have not served thee in their kingdom, and in thy great goodness that thou gavest them, and in the large and fat land H776 which thou gavest before them, neither turned they from their wicked works.

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Behold, we are servants this day, and for the land H776 that thou gavest unto our fathers to eat the fruit thereof and the good thereof, behold, we are servants in it:

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And the rest of the people, the priests, the Levites, the porters, the singers, the Nethinims, and all they that had separated themselves from the people of the lands H776 unto the law of God, their wives, their sons, and their daughters, every one having knowledge, and having understanding;

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And that we would not give our daughters unto the people of the land, H776 nor take their daughters for our sons:

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And if the people of the land H776 bring ware or any victuals on the sabbath day to sell, that we would not buy it of them on the sabbath, or on the holy day: and that we would leave the seventh year, and the exaction of every debt.

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And in every province, and in every city, whithersoever the king's commandment and his decree came, the Jews had joy and gladness, a feast and a good day. And many of the people of the land H776 became Jews; for the fear of the Jews fell upon them.

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And the king Ahasuerus laid a tribute upon the land, H776 and upon the isles of the sea.

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There was a man in the land H776 of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil.

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And the LORD said unto Satan, Whence comest thou? Then Satan answered the LORD, and said, From going to and fro in the earth, H776 and from walking up and down in it.

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And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job, that there is none like him in the earth, H776 a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God, and escheweth evil?

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Hast not thou made an hedge about him, and about his house, and about all that he hath on every side? thou hast blessed the work of his hands, and his substance is increased in the land. H776

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Then Job arose, and rent his mantle, and shaved his head, and fell down upon the ground, H776 and worshipped,

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And the LORD said unto Satan, From whence comest thou? And Satan answered the LORD, and said, From going to and fro in the earth, H776 and from walking up and down in it.

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And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job, that there is none like him in the earth, H776 a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God, and escheweth evil? and still he holdeth fast his integrity, although thou movedst me against him, to destroy him without cause.

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So they sat down with him upon the ground H776 seven days and seven nights, and none spake a word unto him: for they saw that his grief was very great.

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With kings and counsellors of the earth, H776 which built desolate places for themselves;

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Who giveth rain upon the earth, H776 and sendeth waters upon the fields:

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At destruction and famine thou shalt laugh: neither shalt thou be afraid of the beasts of the earth. H776

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Thou shalt know also that thy seed shall be great, and thine offspring as the grass of the earth. H776

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Is there not an appointed time to man upon earth? H776 are not his days also like the days of an hireling?

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(For we are but of yesterday, and know nothing, because our days upon earth H776 are a shadow:)

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Which shaketh the earth H776 out of her place, and the pillars thereof tremble.

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The earth H776 is given into the hand of the wicked: he covereth the faces of the judges thereof; if not, where, and who is he?

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Before I go whence I shall not return, even to the land H776 of darkness and the shadow of death;

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A land H776 of darkness, as darkness itself; and of the shadow of death, without any order, and where the light is as darkness.

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The measure thereof is longer than the earth, H776 and broader than the sea.

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1. Gen 1:1–Gen 8:13

2. Gen 8:14–Gen 18:2

3. Gen 18:18–Gen 33:18

4. Gen 34:1–Gen 42:13

5. Gen 42:29–Gen 50:11

6. Gen 50:13–Exo 10:15

7. Exo 10:21–Exo 32:1

8. Exo 32:4–Lev 25:9

9. Lev 25:10–Num 13:29

10. Num 13:32–Num 27:12

11. Num 32:1–Deu 2:27

12. Deu 2:29–Deu 9:7

13. Deu 9:23–Deu 24:22

14. Deu 25:19–Deu 34:1

15. Deu 34:2–Jos 13:4

16. Jos 13:5–Jdg 1:27

17. Jdg 1:32–Rth 1:1

18. Rth 1:7–2Sa 2:22

19. 2Sa 3:12–1Ki 8:36

20. 1Ki 8:37–2Ki 8:3

21. 2Ki 8:6–1Ch 2:22

22. 1Ch 4:40–2Ch 7:21

23. 2Ch 7:22–2Ch 36:3

24. 2Ch 36:21–Job 11:9

25. Job 12:8–Psa 18:7

26. Psa 19:4–Psa 67:2

27. Psa 67:4–Psa 97:1

28. Psa 97:4–Psa 119:64

29. Psa 119:87–Ecc 3:21

30. Ecc 5:2–Isa 14:16

31. Isa 14:20–Isa 28:22

32. Isa 29:4–Isa 49:19

33. Isa 49:23–Jer 5:19

34. Jer 5:30–Jer 16:18

35. Jer 16:19–Jer 31:23

36. Jer 31:32–Jer 44:1

37. Jer 44:8–Jer 51:28

38. Jer 51:29–Eze 12:15

39. Eze 12:19–Eze 26:16

40. Eze 26:20–Eze 34:29

41. Eze 35:10–Dan 8:7

42. Dan 8:10–Amo 3:9

43. Amo 3:11–Zep 3:8

44. Zep 3:19–Mal 4:6

 
 
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