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Lexicon :: Strong's H776 - 'erets

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
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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 36 / 44 (Jer 31:32–Jer 44:1)

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:32 - Not according to the covenant that I made with their fathers in the day that I took them by the hand to bring them out of the land H776 of Egypt; which my covenant they brake, although I was an husband unto them, saith the LORD:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:37 - Thus saith the LORD; If heaven above can be measured, and the foundations of the earth H776 searched out beneath, I will also cast off all the seed of Israel for all that they have done, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:8 - So Hanameel mine uncle's son came to me in the court of the prison according to the word of the LORD, and said unto me, Buy my field, I pray thee, that is in Anathoth, which is in the country H776 of Benjamin: for the right of inheritance is thine, and the redemption is thine; buy it for thyself. Then I knew that this was the word of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:15 - For thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Houses and fields and vineyards shall be possessed again in this land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:17 - Ah Lord GOD! behold, thou hast made the heaven and the earth H776 by thy great power and stretched out arm, and there is nothing too hard for thee:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:20 - Which hast set signs and wonders in the land H776 of Egypt, even unto this day, and in Israel, and among other men; and hast made thee a name, as at this day;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:21 - And hast brought forth thy people Israel out of the land H776 of Egypt with signs, and with wonders, and with a strong hand, and with a stretched out arm, and with great terror;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:22 - And hast given them this land, H776 which thou didst swear to their fathers to give them, a land H776 flowing with milk and honey;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:37 - Behold, I will gather them out of all countries, H776 whither I have driven them in mine anger, and in my fury, and in great wrath; and I will bring them again unto this place, and I will cause them to dwell safely:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:41 - Yea, I will rejoice over them to do them good, and I will plant them in this land H776 assuredly with my whole heart and with my whole soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:43 - And fields shall be bought in this land, H776 whereof ye say, It is desolate without man or beast; it is given into the hand of the Chaldeans.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:44 - Men shall buy fields for money, and subscribe evidences, and seal them, and take witnesses in the land H776 of Benjamin, and in the places about Jerusalem, and in the cities of Judah, and in the cities of the mountains, and in the cities of the valley, and in the cities of the south: for I will cause their captivity to return, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 33:9 - And it shall be to me a name of joy, a praise and an honour before all the nations of the earth, H776 which shall hear all the good that I do unto them: and they shall fear and tremble for all the goodness and for all the prosperity that I procure unto it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 33:11 - The voice of joy, and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom, and the voice of the bride, the voice of them that shall say, Praise the LORD of hosts: for the LORD is good; for his mercy endureth for ever: and of them that shall bring the sacrifice of praise into the house of the LORD. For I will cause to return the captivity of the land, H776 as at the first, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 33:13 - In the cities of the mountains, in the cities of the vale, and in the cities of the south, and in the land H776 of Benjamin, and in the places about Jerusalem, and in the cities of Judah, shall the flocks pass again under the hands of him that telleth them, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 33:15 - In those days, and at that time, will I cause the Branch of righteousness to grow up unto David; and he shall execute judgment and righteousness in the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 33:25 - Thus saith the LORD; If my covenant be not with day and night, and if I have not appointed the ordinances of heaven and earth; H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 34:1 - The word which came unto Jeremiah from the LORD, when Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, and all his army, and all the kingdoms of the earth H776 of his dominion, and all the people, fought against Jerusalem, and against all the cities thereof, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 34:13 - Thus saith the LORD, the God of Israel; I made a covenant with your fathers in the day that I brought them forth out of the land H776 of Egypt, out of the house of bondmen, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 34:17 - Therefore thus saith the LORD; Ye have not hearkened unto me, in proclaiming liberty, every one to his brother, and every man to his neighbour: behold, I proclaim a liberty for you, saith the LORD, to the sword, to the pestilence, and to the famine; and I will make you to be removed into all the kingdoms of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 34:19 - The princes of Judah, and the princes of Jerusalem, the eunuchs, and the priests, and all the people of the land, H776 which passed between the parts of the calf;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 34:20 - I will even give them into the hand of their enemies, and into the hand of them that seek their life: and their dead bodies shall be for meat unto the fowls of the heaven, and to the beasts of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 35:11 - But it came to pass, when Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon came up into the land, H776 that we said, Come, and let us go to Jerusalem for fear of the army of the Chaldeans, and for fear of the army of the Syrians: so we dwell at Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:29 - And thou shalt say to Jehoiakim king of Judah, Thus saith the LORD; Thou hast burned this roll, saying, Why hast thou written therein, saying, The king of Babylon shall certainly come and destroy this land, H776 and shall cause to cease from thence man and beast?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 37:1 - And king Zedekiah the son of Josiah reigned instead of Coniah the son of Jehoiakim, whom Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon made king in the land H776 of Judah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 37:2 - But neither he, nor his servants, nor the people of the land, H776 did hearken unto the words of the LORD, which he spake by the prophet Jeremiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 37:7 - Thus saith the LORD, the God of Israel; Thus shall ye say to the king of Judah, that sent you unto me to enquire of me; Behold, Pharaoh's army, which is come forth to help you, shall return to Egypt into their own land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 37:12 - Then Jeremiah went forth out of Jerusalem to go into the land H776 of Benjamin, to separate himself thence in the midst of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 37:19 - Where are now your prophets which prophesied unto you, saying, The king of Babylon shall not come against you, nor against this land? H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 39:5 - But the Chaldeans' army pursued after them, and overtook Zedekiah in the plains of Jericho: and when they had taken him, they brought him up to Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon to Riblah in the land H776 of Hamath, where he gave judgment upon him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 39:10 - But Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard left of the poor of the people, which had nothing, in the land H776 of Judah, and gave them vineyards and fields at the same time.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 40:4 - And now, behold, I loose thee this day from the chains which were upon thine hand. If it seem good unto thee to come with me into Babylon, come; and I will look well unto thee: but if it seem ill unto thee to come with me into Babylon, forbear: behold, all the land H776 is before thee: whither it seemeth good and convenient for thee to go, thither go.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 40:6 - Then went Jeremiah unto Gedaliah the son of Ahikam to Mizpah; and dwelt with him among the people that were left in the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 40:7 - Now when all the captains of the forces which were in the fields, even they and their men, heard that the king of Babylon had made Gedaliah the son of Ahikam governor in the land, H776 and had committed unto him men, and women, and children, and of the poor of the land, H776 of them that were not carried away captive to Babylon;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 40:9 - And Gedaliah the son of Ahikam the son of Shaphan sware unto them and to their men, saying, Fear not to serve the Chaldeans: dwell in the land, H776 and serve the king of Babylon, and it shall be well with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 40:11 - Likewise when all the Jews that were in Moab, and among the Ammonites, and in Edom, and that were in all the countries, H776 heard that the king of Babylon had left a remnant of Judah, and that he had set over them Gedaliah the son of Ahikam the son of Shaphan;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 40:12 - Even all the Jews returned out of all places whither they were driven, and came to the land H776 of Judah, to Gedaliah, unto Mizpah, and gathered wine and summer fruits very much.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 41:2 - Then arose Ishmael the son of Nethaniah, and the ten men that were with him, and smote Gedaliah the son of Ahikam the son of Shaphan with the sword, and slew him, whom the king of Babylon had made governor over the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 41:18 - Because of the Chaldeans: for they were afraid of them, because Ishmael the son of Nethaniah had slain Gedaliah the son of Ahikam, whom the king of Babylon made governor in the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 42:10 - If ye will still abide in this land, H776 then will I build you, and not pull you down, and I will plant you, and not pluck you up: for I repent me of the evil that I have done unto you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 42:13 - But if ye say, We will not dwell in this land, H776 neither obey the voice of the LORD your God,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 42:14 - Saying, No; but we will go into the land H776 of Egypt, where we shall see no war, nor hear the sound of the trumpet, nor have hunger of bread; and there will we dwell:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 42:16 - Then it shall come to pass, that the sword, which ye feared, shall overtake you there in the land H776 of Egypt, and the famine, whereof ye were afraid, shall follow close after you there in Egypt; and there ye shall die.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 43:4 - So Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces, and all the people, obeyed not the voice of the LORD, to dwell in the land H776 of Judah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 43:5 - But Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces, took all the remnant of Judah, that were returned from all nations, whither they had been driven, to dwell in the land H776 of Judah;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 43:7 - So they came into the land H776 of Egypt: for they obeyed not the voice of the LORD: thus came they even to Tahpanhes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 43:11 - And when he cometh, he shall smite the land H776 of Egypt, and deliver such as are for death to death; and such as are for captivity to captivity; and such as are for the sword to the sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 43:12 - And I will kindle a fire in the houses of the gods of Egypt; and he shall burn them, and carry them away captives: and he shall array himself with the land H776 of Egypt, as a shepherd putteth on his garment; and he shall go forth from thence in peace.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 43:13 - He shall break also the images of Bethshemesh, that is in the land H776 of Egypt; and the houses of the gods of the Egyptians shall he burn with fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 44:1 - The word that came to Jeremiah concerning all the Jews which dwell in the land H776 of Egypt, which dwell at Migdol, and at Tahpanhes, and at Noph, and in the country H776 of Pathros, saying,

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