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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 32 / 44 (Isa 29:4–Isa 49:19)

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:4 - And thou shalt be brought down, and shalt speak out of the ground, H776 and thy speech shall be low out of the dust, and thy voice shall be, as of one that hath a familiar spirit, out of the ground, H776 and thy speech shall whisper out of the dust.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:6 - The burden of the beasts of the south: into the land H776 of trouble and anguish, from whence come the young and old lion, the viper and fiery flying serpent, they will carry their riches upon the shoulders of young asses, and their treasures upon the bunches of camels, to a people that shall not profit them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 32:2 - And a man shall be as an hiding place from the wind, and a covert from the tempest; as rivers of water in a dry place, as the shadow of a great rock in a weary land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:9 - The earth H776 mourneth and languisheth: Lebanon is ashamed and hewn down: Sharon is like a wilderness; and Bashan and Carmel shake off their fruits.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:17 - Thine eyes shall see the king in his beauty: they shall behold the land H776 that is very far off.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:1 - Come near, ye nations, to hear; and hearken, ye people: let the earth H776 hear, and all that is therein; the world, and all things that come forth of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:6 - The sword of the LORD is filled with blood, it is made fat with fatness, and with the blood of lambs and goats, with the fat of the kidneys of rams: for the LORD hath a sacrifice in Bozrah, and a great slaughter in the land H776 of Idumea.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:7 - And the unicorns shall come down with them, and the bullocks with the bulls; and their land H776 shall be soaked with blood, and their dust made fat with fatness.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:9 - And the streams thereof shall be turned into pitch, and the dust thereof into brimstone, and the land H776 thereof shall become burning pitch.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 36:10 - And am I now come up without the LORD against this land H776 to destroy it? the LORD said unto me, Go up against this land, H776 and destroy it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 36:17 - Until I come and take you away to a land H776 like your own land, H776 a land H776 of corn and wine, a land H776 of bread and vineyards.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 36:18 - Beware lest Hezekiah persuade you, saying, The LORD will deliver us. Hath any of the gods of the nations delivered his land H776 out of the hand of the king of Assyria?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 36:20 - Who are they among all the gods of these lands, H776 that have delivered their land H776 out of my hand, that the LORD should deliver Jerusalem out of my hand?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 37:7 - Behold, I will send a blast upon him, and he shall hear a rumour, and return to his own land; H776 and I will cause him to fall by the sword in his own land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 37:11 - Behold, thou hast heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands H776 by destroying them utterly; and shalt thou be delivered?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 37:16 - O LORD of hosts, God of Israel, that dwellest between the cherubims, thou art the God, even thou alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth: H776 thou hast made heaven and earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 37:18 - Of a truth, LORD, the kings of Assyria have laid waste all the nations, H776 and their countries, H776
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 37:20 - Now therefore, O LORD our God, save us from his hand, that all the kingdoms of the earth H776 may know that thou art the LORD, even thou only.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 37:38 - And it came to pass, as he was worshipping in the house of Nisroch his god, that Adrammelech and Sharezer his sons smote him with the sword; and they escaped into the land H776 of Armenia: and Esarhaddon his son reigned in his stead.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 38:11 - I said, I shall not see the LORD, even the LORD, in the land H776 of the living: I shall behold man no more with the inhabitants of the world.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 39:3 - Then came Isaiah the prophet unto king Hezekiah, and said unto him, What said these men? and from whence came they unto thee? And Hezekiah said, They are come from a far country H776 unto me, even from Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:12 - Who hath measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, and meted out heaven with the span, and comprehended the dust of the earth H776 in a measure, and weighed the mountains in scales, and the hills in a balance?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:21 - Have ye not known? have ye not heard? hath it not been told you from the beginning? have ye not understood from the foundations of the earth? H776
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:22 - It is he that sitteth upon the circle of the earth, H776 and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers; that stretcheth out the heavens as a curtain, and spreadeth them out as a tent to dwell in:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:23 - That bringeth the princes to nothing; he maketh the judges of the earth H776 as vanity.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:24 - Yea, they shall not be planted; yea, they shall not be sown: yea, their stock shall not take root in the earth: H776 and he shall also blow upon them, and they shall wither, and the whirlwind shall take them away as stubble.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:28 - Hast thou not known? hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth, H776 fainteth not, neither is weary? there is no searching of his understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 41:5 - The isles saw it, and feared; the ends of the earth H776 were afraid, drew near, and came.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 41:9 - Thou whom I have taken from the ends of the earth, H776 and called thee from the chief men thereof, and said unto thee, Thou art my servant; I have chosen thee, and not cast thee away.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 41:18 - I will open rivers in high places, and fountains in the midst of the valleys: I will make the wilderness a pool of water, and the dry land H776 springs of water.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:4 - He shall not fail nor be discouraged, till he have set judgment in the earth: H776 and the isles shall wait for his law.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:5 - Thus saith God the LORD, he that created the heavens, and stretched them out; he that spread forth the earth, H776 and that which cometh out of it; he that giveth breath unto the people upon it, and spirit to them that walk therein:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:10 - Sing unto the LORD a new song, and his praise from the end of the earth, H776 ye that go down to the sea, and all that is therein; the isles, and the inhabitants thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 43:6 - I will say to the north, Give up; and to the south, Keep not back: bring my sons from far, and my daughters from the ends of the earth; H776
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:23 - Sing, O ye heavens; for the LORD hath done it: shout, ye lower parts of the earth: H776 break forth into singing, ye mountains, O forest, and every tree therein: for the LORD hath redeemed Jacob, and glorified himself in Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:24 - Thus saith the LORD, thy redeemer, and he that formed thee from the womb, I am the LORD that maketh all things; that stretcheth forth the heavens alone; that spreadeth abroad the earth H776 by myself;
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:8 - Drop down, ye heavens, from above, and let the skies pour down righteousness: let the earth H776 open, and let them bring forth salvation, and let righteousness spring up together; I the LORD have created it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:12 - I have made the earth, H776 and created man upon it: I, even my hands, have stretched out the heavens, and all their host have I commanded.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:18 - For thus saith the LORD that created the heavens; God himself that formed the earth H776 and made it; he hath established it, he created it not in vain, he formed it to be inhabited: I am the LORD; and there is none else.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:19 - I have not spoken in secret, in a dark place of the earth: H776 I said not unto the seed of Jacob, Seek ye me in vain: I the LORD speak righteousness, I declare things that are right.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:22 - Look unto me, and be ye saved, all the ends of the earth: H776 for I am God, and there is none else.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 46:11 - Calling a ravenous bird from the east, the man that executeth my counsel from a far country: H776 yea, I have spoken it, I will also bring it to pass; I have purposed it, I will also do it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 47:1 - Come down, and sit in the dust, O virgin daughter of Babylon, sit on the ground: H776 there is no throne, O daughter of the Chaldeans: for thou shalt no more be called tender and delicate.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 48:13 - Mine hand also hath laid the foundation of the earth, H776 and my right hand hath spanned the heavens: when I call unto them, they stand up together.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 48:20 - Go ye forth of Babylon, flee ye from the Chaldeans, with a voice of singing declare ye, tell this, utter it even to the end of the earth; H776 say ye, The LORD hath redeemed his servant Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 49:6 - And he said, It is a light thing that thou shouldest be my servant to raise up the tribes of Jacob, and to restore the preserved of Israel: I will also give thee for a light to the Gentiles, that thou mayest be my salvation unto the end of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 49:8 - Thus saith the LORD, In an acceptable time have I heard thee, and in a day of salvation have I helped thee: and I will preserve thee, and give thee for a covenant of the people, to establish the earth, H776 to cause to inherit the desolate heritages;
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 49:12 - Behold, these shall come from far: and, lo, these from the north and from the west; and these from the land H776 of Sinim.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 49:13 - Sing, O heavens; and be joyful, O earth; H776 and break forth into singing, O mountains: for the LORD hath comforted his people, and will have mercy upon his afflicted.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 49:19 - For thy waste and thy desolate places, and the land H776 of thy destruction, shall even now be too narrow by reason of the inhabitants, and they that swallowed thee up shall be far away.

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