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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 33 / 44 (Isa 49:23–Jer 5:19)

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And kings shall be thy nursing fathers, and their queens thy nursing mothers: they shall bow down to thee with their face toward the earth, H776 and lick up the dust of thy feet; and thou shalt know that I am the LORD: for they shall not be ashamed that wait for me.

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Lift up your eyes to the heavens, and look upon the earth H776 beneath: for the heavens shall vanish away like smoke, and the earth H776 shall wax old like a garment, and they that dwell therein shall die in like manner: but my salvation shall be for ever, and my righteousness shall not be abolished.

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And forgettest the LORD thy maker, that hath stretched forth the heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth; H776 and hast feared continually every day because of the fury of the oppressor, as if he were ready to destroy? and where is the fury of the oppressor?

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And I have put my words in thy mouth, and I have covered thee in the shadow of mine hand, that I may plant the heavens, and lay the foundations of the earth, H776 and say unto Zion, Thou art my people.

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But I will put it into the hand of them that afflict thee; which have said to thy soul, Bow down, that we may go over: and thou hast laid thy body as the ground, H776 and as the street, to them that went over.

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The LORD hath made bare his holy arm in the eyes of all the nations; and all the ends of the earth H776 shall see the salvation of our God.

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For he shall grow up before him as a tender plant, and as a root out of a dry ground: H776 he hath no form nor comeliness; and when we shall see him, there is no beauty that we should desire him.

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He was taken from prison and from judgment: and who shall declare his generation? for he was cut off out of the land H776 of the living: for the transgression of my people was he stricken.

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For thy Maker is thine husband; the LORD of hosts is his name; and thy Redeemer the Holy One of Israel; The God of the whole earth H776 shall he be called.

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For this is as the waters of Noah unto me: for as I have sworn that the waters of Noah should no more go over the earth; H776 so have I sworn that I would not be wroth with thee, nor rebuke thee.

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For as the heavens are higher than the earth, H776 so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.

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For as the rain cometh down, and the snow from heaven, and returneth not thither, but watereth the earth, H776 and maketh it bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower, and bread to the eater:

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When thou criest, let thy companies deliver thee; but the wind shall carry them all away; vanity shall take them: but he that putteth his trust in me shall possess the land, H776 and shall inherit my holy mountain;

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Then shalt thou delight thyself in the LORD; and I will cause thee to ride upon the high places of the earth, H776 and feed thee with the heritage of Jacob thy father: for the mouth of the LORD hath spoken it.

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For, behold, the darkness shall cover the earth, H776 and gross darkness the people: but the LORD shall arise upon thee, and his glory shall be seen upon thee.

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Violence shall no more be heard in thy land, H776 wasting nor destruction within thy borders; but thou shalt call thy walls Salvation, and thy gates Praise.

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Thy people also shall be all righteous: they shall inherit the land H776 for ever, the branch of my planting, the work of my hands, that I may be glorified.

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For your shame ye shall have double; and for confusion they shall rejoice in their portion: therefore in their land H776 they shall possess the double: everlasting joy shall be unto them.

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For as the earth H776 bringeth forth her bud, and as the garden causeth the things that are sown in it to spring forth; so the Lord GOD will cause righteousness and praise to spring forth before all the nations.

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Thou shalt no more be termed Forsaken; neither shall thy land H776 any more be termed Desolate: but thou shalt be called Hephzibah, and thy land H776 Beulah: for the LORD delighteth in thee, and thy land H776 shall be married.

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And give him no rest, till he establish, and till he make Jerusalem a praise in the earth. H776

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Behold, the LORD hath proclaimed unto the end of the world, H776 Say ye to the daughter of Zion, Behold, thy salvation cometh; behold, his reward is with him, and his work before him.

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And I will tread down the people in mine anger, and make them drunk in my fury, and I will bring down their strength to the earth. H776

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That he who blesseth himself in the earth H776 shall bless himself in the God of truth; and he that sweareth in the earth H776 shall swear by the God of truth; because the former troubles are forgotten, and because they are hid from mine eyes.

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For, behold, I create new heavens and a new earth: H776 and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind.

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Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is my throne, and the earth H776 is my footstool: where is the house that ye build unto me? and where is the place of my rest?

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Who hath heard such a thing? who hath seen such things? Shall the earth H776 be made to bring forth in one day? or shall a nation be born at once? for as soon as Zion travailed, she brought forth her children.

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For as the new heavens and the new earth, H776 which I will make, shall remain before me, saith the LORD, so shall your seed and your name remain.

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The words of Jeremiah the son of Hilkiah, of the priests that were in Anathoth in the land H776 of Benjamin:

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Then the LORD said unto me, Out of the north an evil shall break forth upon all the inhabitants of the land. H776

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For, behold, I have made thee this day a defenced city, and an iron pillar, and brasen walls against the whole land, H776 against the kings of Judah, against the princes thereof, against the priests thereof, and against the people of the land. H776

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Go and cry in the ears of Jerusalem, saying, Thus saith the LORD; I remember thee, the kindness of thy youth, the love of thine espousals, when thou wentest after me in the wilderness, in a land H776 that was not sown.

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Neither said they, Where is the LORD that brought us up out of the land H776 of Egypt, that led us through the wilderness, through a land H776 of deserts and of pits, through a land H776 of drought, and of the shadow of death, through a land H776 that no man passed through, and where no man dwelt?

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And I brought you into a plentiful country, H776 to eat the fruit thereof and the goodness thereof; but when ye entered, ye defiled my land, H776 and made mine heritage an abomination.

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The young lions roared upon him, and yelled, and they made his land H776 waste: his cities are burned without inhabitant.

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O generation, see ye the word of the LORD. Have I been a wilderness unto Israel? a land H776 of darkness? wherefore say my people, We are lords; we will come no more unto thee?

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They say, If a man put away his wife, and she go from him, and become another man's, shall he return unto her again? shall not that land H776 be greatly polluted? but thou hast played the harlot with many lovers; yet return again to me, saith the LORD.

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Lift up thine eyes unto the high places, and see where thou hast not been lien with. In the ways hast thou sat for them, as the Arabian in the wilderness; and thou hast polluted the land H776 with thy whoredoms and with thy wickedness.

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And it came to pass through the lightness of her whoredom, that she defiled the land, H776 and committed adultery with stones and with stocks.

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And it shall come to pass, when ye be multiplied and increased in the land, H776 in those days, saith the LORD, they shall say no more, The ark of the covenant of the LORD: neither shall it come to mind: neither shall they remember it; neither shall they visit it; neither shall that be done any more.

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In those days the house of Judah shall walk with the house of Israel, and they shall come together out of the land H776 of the north to the land H776 that I have given for an inheritance unto your fathers.

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But I said, How shall I put thee among the children, and give thee a pleasant land, H776 a goodly heritage of the hosts of nations? and I said, Thou shalt call me, My father; and shalt not turn away from me.

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Declare ye in Judah, and publish in Jerusalem; and say, Blow ye the trumpet in the land: H776 cry, gather together, and say, Assemble yourselves, and let us go into the defenced cities.

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The lion is come up from his thicket, and the destroyer of the Gentiles is on his way; he is gone forth from his place to make thy land H776 desolate; and thy cities shall be laid waste, without an inhabitant.

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Make ye mention to the nations; behold, publish against Jerusalem, that watchers come from a far country, H776 and give out their voice against the cities of Judah.

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Destruction upon destruction is cried; for the whole land H776 is spoiled: suddenly are my tents spoiled, and my curtains in a moment.

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I beheld the earth, H776 and, lo, it was without form, and void; and the heavens, and they had no light.

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For thus hath the LORD said, The whole land H776 shall be desolate; yet will I not make a full end.

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For this shall the earth H776 mourn, and the heavens above be black: because I have spoken it, I have purposed it, and will not repent, neither will I turn back from it.

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And it shall come to pass, when ye shall say, Wherefore doeth the LORD our God all these things unto us? then shalt thou answer them, Like as ye have forsaken me, and served strange gods in your land, H776 so shall ye serve strangers in a land H776 that is not yours.

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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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