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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 34 / 44 (Jer 5:30–Jer 16:18)

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 5:30 - A wonderful and horrible thing is committed in the land; H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:8 - Be thou instructed, O Jerusalem, lest my soul depart from thee; lest I make thee desolate, a land H776 not inhabited.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:12 - And their houses shall be turned unto others, with their fields and wives together: for I will stretch out my hand upon the inhabitants of the land, H776 saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:19 - Hear, O earth: H776 behold, I will bring evil upon this people, even the fruit of their thoughts, because they have not hearkened unto my words, nor to my law, but rejected it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:20 - To what purpose cometh there to me incense from Sheba, and the sweet cane from a far country? H776 your burnt offerings are not acceptable, nor your sacrifices sweet unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:22 - Thus saith the LORD, Behold, a people cometh from the north country, H776 and a great nation shall be raised from the sides of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:7 - Then will I cause you to dwell in this place, in the land H776 that I gave to your fathers, for ever and ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:22 - For I spake not unto your fathers, nor commanded them in the day that I brought them out of the land H776 of Egypt, concerning burnt offerings or sacrifices:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:25 - Since the day that your fathers came forth out of the land H776 of Egypt unto this day I have even sent unto you all my servants the prophets, daily rising up early and sending them:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:33 - And the carcases of this people shall be meat for the fowls of the heaven, and for the beasts of the earth; H776 and none shall fray them away.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:34 - Then will I cause to cease from the cities of Judah, and from the streets of Jerusalem, the voice of mirth, and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom, and the voice of the bride: for the land H776 shall be desolate.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 8:16 - The snorting of his horses was heard from Dan: the whole land H776 trembled at the sound of the neighing of his strong ones; for they are come, and have devoured the land, H776 and all that is in it; the city, and those that dwell therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 8:19 - Behold the voice of the cry of the daughter of my people because of them that dwell in a far country: H776 Is not the LORD in Zion? is not her king in her? Why have they provoked me to anger with their graven images, and with strange vanities?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:3 - And they bend their tongues like their bow for lies: but they are not valiant for the truth upon the earth; H776 for they proceed from evil to evil, and they know not me, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:12 - Who is the wise man, that may understand this? and who is he to whom the mouth of the LORD hath spoken, that he may declare it, for what the land H776 perisheth and is burned up like a wilderness, that none passeth through?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:19 - For a voice of wailing is heard out of Zion, How are we spoiled! we are greatly confounded, because we have forsaken the land, H776 because our dwellings have cast us out.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:24 - But let him that glorieth glory in this, that he understandeth and knoweth me, that I am the LORD which exercise lovingkindness, judgment, and righteousness, in the earth: H776 for in these things I delight, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:10 - But the LORD is the true God, he is the living God, and an everlasting king: at his wrath the earth H776 shall tremble, and the nations shall not be able to abide his indignation.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:12 - He hath made the earth H776 by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, and hath stretched out the heavens by his discretion.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:13 - When he uttereth his voice, there is a multitude of waters in the heavens, and he causeth the vapours to ascend from the ends of the earth; H776 he maketh lightnings with rain, and bringeth forth the wind out of his treasures.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:17 - Gather up thy wares out of the land, H776 O inhabitant of the fortress.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:18 - For thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will sling out the inhabitants of the land H776 at this once, and will distress them, that they may find it so.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:22 - Behold, the noise of the bruit is come, and a great commotion out of the north country, H776 to make the cities of Judah desolate, and a den of dragons.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 11:4 - Which I commanded your fathers in the day that I brought them forth out of the land H776 of Egypt, from the iron furnace, saying, Obey my voice, and do them, according to all which I command you: so shall ye be my people, and I will be your God:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 11:5 - That I may perform the oath which I have sworn unto your fathers, to give them a land H776 flowing with milk and honey, as it is this day. Then answered I, and said, So be it, O LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 11:7 - For I earnestly protested unto your fathers in the day that I brought them up out of the land H776 of Egypt, even unto this day, rising early and protesting, saying, Obey my voice.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 11:19 - But I was like a lamb or an ox that is brought to the slaughter; and I knew not that they had devised devices against me, saying, Let us destroy the tree with the fruit thereof, and let us cut him off from the land H776 of the living, that his name may be no more remembered.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 12:4 - How long shall the land H776 mourn, and the herbs of every field wither, for the wickedness of them that dwell therein? the beasts are consumed, and the birds; because they said, He shall not see our last end.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 12:5 - If thou hast run with the footmen, and they have wearied thee, then how canst thou contend with horses? and if in the land H776 of peace, wherein thou trustedst, they wearied thee, then how wilt thou do in the swelling of Jordan?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 12:11 - They have made it desolate, and being desolate it mourneth unto me; the whole land H776 is made desolate, because no man layeth it to heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 12:12 - The spoilers are come upon all high places through the wilderness: for the sword of the LORD shall devour from the one end of the land H776 even to the other end of the land: H776 no flesh shall have peace.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 12:15 - And it shall come to pass, after that I have plucked them out I will return, and have compassion on them, and will bring them again, every man to his heritage, and every man to his land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 13:13 - Then shalt thou say unto them, Thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will fill all the inhabitants of this land, H776 even the kings that sit upon David's throne, and the priests, and the prophets, and all the inhabitants of Jerusalem, with drunkenness.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:2 - Judah mourneth, and the gates thereof languish; they are black unto the ground; H776 and the cry of Jerusalem is gone up.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:4 - Because the ground is chapt, for there was no rain in the earth, H776 the plowmen were ashamed, they covered their heads.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:8 - O the hope of Israel, the saviour thereof in time of trouble, why shouldest thou be as a stranger in the land, H776 and as a wayfaring man that turneth aside to tarry for a night?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:15 - Therefore thus saith the LORD concerning the prophets that prophesy in my name, and I sent them not, yet they say, Sword and famine shall not be in this land; H776 By sword and famine shall those prophets be consumed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:18 - If I go forth into the field, then behold the slain with the sword! and if I enter into the city, then behold them that are sick with famine! yea, both the prophet and the priest go about into a land H776 that they know not.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:3 - And I will appoint over them four kinds, saith the LORD: the sword to slay, and the dogs to tear, and the fowls of the heaven, and the beasts of the earth, H776 to devour and destroy.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:4 - And I will cause them to be removed into all kingdoms of the earth, H776 because of Manasseh the son of Hezekiah king of Judah, for that which he did in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:7 - And I will fan them with a fan in the gates of the land; H776 I will bereave them of children, I will destroy my people, since they return not from their ways.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:10 - Woe is me, my mother, that thou hast borne me a man of strife and a man of contention to the whole earth! H776 I have neither lent on usury, nor men have lent to me on usury; yet every one of them doth curse me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:14 - And I will make thee to pass with thine enemies into a land H776 which thou knowest not: for a fire is kindled in mine anger, which shall burn upon you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 16:3 - For thus saith the LORD concerning the sons and concerning the daughters that are born in this place, and concerning their mothers that bare them, and concerning their fathers that begat them in this land; H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 16:4 - They shall die of grievous deaths; they shall not be lamented; neither shall they be buried; but they shall be as dung upon the face of the earth: and they shall be consumed by the sword, and by famine; and their carcases shall be meat for the fowls of heaven, and for the beasts of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 16:6 - Both the great and the small shall die in this land: H776 they shall not be buried, neither shall men lament for them, nor cut themselves, nor make themselves bald for them:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 16:13 - Therefore will I cast you out of this land H776 into a land H776 that ye know not, neither ye nor your fathers; and there shall ye serve other gods day and night; where I will not shew you favour.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 16:14 - Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that it shall no more be said, The LORD liveth, that brought up the children of Israel out of the land H776 of Egypt;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 16:15 - But, The LORD liveth, that brought up the children of Israel from the land H776 of the north, and from all the lands H776 whither he had driven them: and I will bring them again into their land that I gave unto their fathers.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 16:18 - And first I will recompense their iniquity and their sin double; because they have defiled my land, H776 they have filled mine inheritance with the carcases of their detestable and abominable things.

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