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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 33 / 44 (Isa 49:23–Jer 5:19)

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 49:23 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:6 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:13 - 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?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:16 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:23 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 52:10 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:2 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:8 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 54:5 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 54:9 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 55:9 - For as the heavens are higher than the earth, H776 so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 55:10 - 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:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 57:13 - 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;
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 58:14 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:2 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:18 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:21 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:7 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:11 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 62:4 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 62:7 - And give him no rest, till he establish, and till he make Jerusalem a praise in the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 62:11 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 63:6 - 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
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 65:16 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 65:17 - For, behold, I create new heavens and a new earth: H776 and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:1 - 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?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:8 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:22 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:1 - The words of Jeremiah the son of Hilkiah, of the priests that were in Anathoth in the land H776 of Benjamin:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:14 - Then the LORD said unto me, Out of the north an evil shall break forth upon all the inhabitants of the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:18 - 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
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 2:2 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 2:6 - 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?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 2:7 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 2:15 - The young lions roared upon him, and yelled, and they made his land H776 waste: his cities are burned without inhabitant.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 2:31 - 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?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:1 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:2 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:9 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:16 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:18 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:19 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 4:5 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 4:7 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 4:16 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 4:20 - Destruction upon destruction is cried; for the whole land H776 is spoiled: suddenly are my tents spoiled, and my curtains in a moment.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 4:23 - I beheld the earth, H776 and, lo, it was without form, and void; and the heavens, and they had no light.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 4:27 - For thus hath the LORD said, The whole land H776 shall be desolate; yet will I not make a full end.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 4:28 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 5:19 - 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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