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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 35 / 44 (Jer 16:19–Jer 31:23)

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 16:19 - O LORD, my strength, and my fortress, and my refuge in the day of affliction, the Gentiles shall come unto thee from the ends of the earth, H776 and shall say, Surely our fathers have inherited lies, vanity, and things wherein there is no profit.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:4 - And thou, even thyself, shalt discontinue from thine heritage that I gave thee; and I will cause thee to serve thine enemies in the land H776 which thou knowest not: for ye have kindled a fire in mine anger, which shall burn for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:6 - For he shall be like the heath in the desert, and shall not see when good cometh; but shall inhabit the parched places in the wilderness, in a salt land H776 and not inhabited.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:13 - O LORD, the hope of Israel, all that forsake thee shall be ashamed, and they that depart from me shall be written in the earth, H776 because they have forsaken the LORD, the fountain of living waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:26 - And they shall come from the cities of Judah, and from the places about Jerusalem, and from the land H776 of Benjamin, and from the plain, and from the mountains, and from the south, bringing burnt offerings, and sacrifices, and meat offerings, and incense, and bringing sacrifices of praise, unto the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:16 - To make their land H776 desolate, and a perpetual hissing; every one that passeth thereby shall be astonished, and wag his head.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 19:7 - And I will make void the counsel of Judah and Jerusalem in this place; and I will cause them to fall by the sword before their enemies, and by the hands of them that seek their lives: and their carcases will I give to be meat for the fowls of the heaven, and for the beasts of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:10 - Weep ye not for the dead, neither bemoan him: but weep sore for him that goeth away: for he shall return no more, nor see his native country. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:12 - But he shall die in the place whither they have led him captive, and shall see this land H776 no more.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:26 - And I will cast thee out, and thy mother that bare thee, into another country, H776 where ye were not born; and there shall ye die.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:27 - But to the land H776 whereunto they desire to return, thither shall they not return.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:28 - Is this man Coniah a despised broken idol? is he a vessel wherein is no pleasure? wherefore are they cast out, he and his seed, and are cast into a land H776 which they know not?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:29 - O earth, H776 earth, H776 earth, H776 hear the word of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:3 - And I will gather the remnant of my flock out of all countries H776 whither I have driven them, and will bring them again to their folds; and they shall be fruitful and increase.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:5 - Behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that I will raise unto David a righteous Branch, and a King shall reign and prosper, and shall execute judgment and justice in the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:7 - Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that they shall no more say, The LORD liveth, which brought up the children of Israel out of the land H776 of Egypt;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:8 - But, The LORD liveth, which brought up and which led the seed of the house of Israel out of the north country, H776 and from all countries H776 whither I had driven them; and they shall dwell in their own land.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:10 - For the land H776 is full of adulterers; for because of swearing the land H776 mourneth; the pleasant places of the wilderness are dried up, and their course is evil, and their force is not right.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:15 - Therefore thus saith the LORD of hosts concerning the prophets; Behold, I will feed them with wormwood, and make them drink the water of gall: for from the prophets of Jerusalem is profaneness gone forth into all the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:24 - Can any hide himself in secret places that I shall not see him? saith the LORD. Do not I fill heaven and earth? H776 saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 24:5 - Thus saith the LORD, the God of Israel; Like these good figs, so will I acknowledge them that are carried away captive of Judah, whom I have sent out of this place into the land H776 of the Chaldeans for their good.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 24:6 - For I will set mine eyes upon them for good, and I will bring them again to this land: H776 and I will build them, and not pull them down; and I will plant them, and not pluck them up.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 24:8 - And as the evil figs, which cannot be eaten, they are so evil; surely thus saith the LORD, So will I give Zedekiah the king of Judah, and his princes, and the residue of Jerusalem, that remain in this land, H776 and them that dwell in the land H776 of Egypt:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 24:9 - And I will deliver them to be removed into all the kingdoms of the earth H776 for their hurt, to be a reproach and a proverb, a taunt and a curse, in all places whither I shall drive them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:9 - Behold, I will send and take all the families of the north, saith the LORD, and Nebuchadrezzar the king of Babylon, my servant, and will bring them against this land, H776 and against the inhabitants thereof, and against all these nations round about, and will utterly destroy them, and make them an astonishment, and an hissing, and perpetual desolations.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:11 - And this whole land H776 shall be a desolation, and an astonishment; and these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:12 - And it shall come to pass, when seventy years are accomplished, that I will punish the king of Babylon, and that nation, saith the LORD, for their iniquity, and the land H776 of the Chaldeans, and will make it perpetual desolations.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:13 - And I will bring upon that land H776 all my words which I have pronounced against it, even all that is written in this book, which Jeremiah hath prophesied against all the nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:20 - And all the mingled people, and all the kings of the land H776 of Uz, and all the kings of the land H776 of the Philistines, and Ashkelon, and Azzah, and Ekron, and the remnant of Ashdod,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:26 - And all the kings of the north, far and near, one with another, and all the kingdoms of the world, H776 which are upon the face of the earth: and the king of Sheshach shall drink after them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:29 - For, lo, I begin to bring evil on the city which is called by my name, and should ye be utterly unpunished? Ye shall not be unpunished: for I will call for a sword upon all the inhabitants of the earth, H776 saith the LORD of hosts.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:30 - Therefore prophesy thou against them all these words, and say unto them, The LORD shall roar from on high, and utter his voice from his holy habitation; he shall mightily roar upon his habitation; he shall give a shout, as they that tread the grapes, against all the inhabitants of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:31 - A noise shall come even to the ends of the earth; H776 for the LORD hath a controversy with the nations, he will plead with all flesh; he will give them that are wicked to the sword, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:32 - Thus saith the LORD of hosts, Behold, evil shall go forth from nation to nation, and a great whirlwind shall be raised up from the coasts of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:33 - And the slain of the LORD shall be at that day from one end of the earth H776 even unto the other end of the earth: H776 they shall not be lamented, neither gathered, nor buried; they shall be dung upon the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:38 - He hath forsaken his covert, as the lion: for their land H776 is desolate because of the fierceness of the oppressor, and because of his fierce anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 26:6 - Then will I make this house like Shiloh, and will make this city a curse to all the nations of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 26:17 - Then rose up certain of the elders of the land, H776 and spake to all the assembly of the people, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 26:20 - And there was also a man that prophesied in the name of the LORD, Urijah the son of Shemaiah of Kirjathjearim, who prophesied against this city and against this land H776 according to all the words of Jeremiah:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 27:5 - I have made the earth, H776 the man and the beast that are upon the ground, H776 by my great power and by my outstretched arm, and have given it unto whom it seemed meet unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 27:6 - And now have I given all these lands H776 into the hand of Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon, my servant; and the beasts of the field have I given him also to serve him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 27:7 - And all nations shall serve him, and his son, and his son's son, until the very time of his land H776 come: and then many nations and great kings shall serve themselves of him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 28:8 - The prophets that have been before me and before thee of old prophesied both against many countries, H776 and against great kingdoms, of war, and of evil, and of pestilence.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:18 - And I will persecute them with the sword, with the famine, and with the pestilence, and will deliver them to be removed to all the kingdoms of the earth, H776 to be a curse, and an astonishment, and an hissing, and a reproach, among all the nations whither I have driven them:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 30:3 - For, lo, the days come, saith the LORD, that I will bring again the captivity of my people Israel and Judah, saith the LORD: and I will cause them to return to the land H776 that I gave to their fathers, and they shall possess it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 30:10 - Therefore fear thou not, O my servant Jacob, saith the LORD; neither be dismayed, O Israel: for, lo, I will save thee from afar, and thy seed from the land H776 of their captivity; and Jacob shall return, and shall be in rest, and be quiet, and none shall make him afraid.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:8 - Behold, I will bring them from the north country, H776 and gather them from the coasts of the earth, H776 and with them the blind and the lame, the woman with child and her that travaileth with child together: a great company shall return thither.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:16 - Thus saith the LORD; Refrain thy voice from weeping, and thine eyes from tears: for thy work shall be rewarded, saith the LORD; and they shall come again from the land H776 of the enemy.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:22 - How long wilt thou go about, O thou backsliding daughter? for the LORD hath created a new thing in the earth, H776 A woman shall compass a man.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:23 - Thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; As yet they shall use this speech in the land H776 of Judah and in the cities thereof, when I shall bring again their captivity; The LORD bless thee, O habitation of justice, and mountain of holiness.

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