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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 39 / 44 (Eze 12:19–Eze 26:16)

Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:19 - And say unto the people of the land, Thus saith the Lord GOD of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and of the land H776 of Israel; They shall eat their bread with carefulness, and drink their water with astonishment, that her land H776 may be desolate from all that is therein, because of the violence of all them that dwell therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:20 - And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land H776 shall be desolate; and ye shall know that I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 13:14 - So will I break down the wall that ye have daubed with untempered morter, and bring it down to the ground, H776 so that the foundation thereof shall be discovered, and it shall fall, and ye shall be consumed in the midst thereof: and ye shall know that I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 14:13 - Son of man, when the land H776 sinneth against me by trespassing grievously, then will I stretch out mine hand upon it, and will break the staff of the bread thereof, and will send famine upon it, and will cut off man and beast from it:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 14:15 - If I cause noisome beasts to pass through the land, H776 and they spoil it, so that it be desolate, that no man may pass through because of the beasts:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 14:16 - Though these three men were in it, as I live, saith the Lord GOD, they shall deliver neither sons nor daughters; they only shall be delivered, but the land H776 shall be desolate.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 14:17 - Or if I bring a sword upon that land, H776 and say, Sword, go through the land; H776 so that I cut off man and beast from it:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 14:19 - Or if I send a pestilence into that land, H776 and pour out my fury upon it in blood, to cut off from it man and beast:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 15:8 - And I will make the land H776 desolate, because they have committed a trespass, saith the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:3 - And say, Thus saith the Lord GOD unto Jerusalem; Thy birth and thy nativity is of the land H776 of Canaan; thy father was an Amorite, and thy mother an Hittite.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:29 - Thou hast moreover multiplied thy fornication in the land H776 of Canaan unto Chaldea; and yet thou wast not satisfied herewith.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 17:4 - He cropped off the top of his young twigs, and carried it into a land H776 of traffick; he set it in a city of merchants.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 17:5 - He took also of the seed of the land, H776 and planted it in a fruitful field; he placed it by great waters, and set it as a willow tree.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 17:13 - And hath taken of the king's seed, and made a covenant with him, and hath taken an oath of him: he hath also taken the mighty of the land: H776
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 19:4 - The nations also heard of him; he was taken in their pit, and they brought him with chains unto the land H776 of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 19:7 - And he knew their desolate palaces, and he laid waste their cities; and the land H776 was desolate, and the fulness thereof, by the noise of his roaring.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 19:12 - But she was plucked up in fury, she was cast down to the ground, H776 and the east wind dried up her fruit: her strong rods were broken and withered; the fire consumed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 19:13 - And now she is planted in the wilderness, in a dry and thirsty ground. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:5 - And say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; In the day when I chose Israel, and lifted up mine hand unto the seed of the house of Jacob, and made myself known unto them in the land H776 of Egypt, when I lifted up mine hand unto them, saying, I am the LORD your God;
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:6 - In the day that I lifted up mine hand unto them, to bring them forth of the land H776 of Egypt into a land H776 that I had espied for them, flowing with milk and honey, which is the glory of all lands: H776
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:8 - But they rebelled against me, and would not hearken unto me: they did not every man cast away the abominations of their eyes, neither did they forsake the idols of Egypt: then I said, I will pour out my fury upon them, to accomplish my anger against them in the midst of the land H776 of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:9 - But I wrought for my name's sake, that it should not be polluted before the heathen, among whom they were, in whose sight I made myself known unto them, in bringing them forth out of the land H776 of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:10 - Wherefore I caused them to go forth out of the land H776 of Egypt, and brought them into the wilderness.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:15 - Yet also I lifted up my hand unto them in the wilderness, that I would not bring them into the land H776 which I had given them, flowing with milk and honey, which is the glory of all lands; H776
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:23 - I lifted up mine hand unto them also in the wilderness, that I would scatter them among the heathen, and disperse them through the countries; H776
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:28 - For when I had brought them into the land, H776 for the which I lifted up mine hand to give it to them, then they saw every high hill, and all the thick trees, and they offered there their sacrifices, and there they presented the provocation of their offering: there also they made their sweet savour, and poured out there their drink offerings.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:32 - And that which cometh into your mind shall not be at all, that ye say, We will be as the heathen, as the families of the countries, H776 to serve wood and stone.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:34 - And I will bring you out from the people, and will gather you out of the countries H776 wherein ye are scattered, with a mighty hand, and with a stretched out arm, and with fury poured out.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:36 - Like as I pleaded with your fathers in the wilderness of the land H776 of Egypt, so will I plead with you, saith the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:38 - And I will purge out from among you the rebels, and them that transgress against me: I will bring them forth out of the country H776 where they sojourn, and they shall not enter into the land of Israel: and ye shall know that I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:40 - For in mine holy mountain, in the mountain of the height of Israel, saith the Lord GOD, there shall all the house of Israel, all of them in the land, H776 serve me: there will I accept them, and there will I require your offerings, and the firstfruits of your oblations, with all your holy things.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:41 - I will accept you with your sweet savour, when I bring you out from the people, and gather you out of the countries H776 wherein ye have been scattered; and I will be sanctified in you before the heathen.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:42 - And ye shall know that I am the LORD, when I shall bring you into the land of Israel, into the country H776 for the which I lifted up mine hand to give it to your fathers.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 21:19 - Also, thou son of man, appoint thee two ways, that the sword of the king of Babylon may come: both twain shall come forth out of one land: H776 and choose thou a place, choose it at the head of the way to the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 21:30 - Shall I cause it to return into his sheath? I will judge thee in the place where thou wast created, in the land H776 of thy nativity.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 21:32 - Thou shalt be for fuel to the fire; thy blood shall be in the midst of the land; H776 thou shalt be no more remembered: for I the LORD have spoken it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:4 - Thou art become guilty in thy blood that thou hast shed; and hast defiled thyself in thine idols which thou hast made; and thou hast caused thy days to draw near, and art come even unto thy years: therefore have I made thee a reproach unto the heathen, and a mocking to all countries. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:15 - And I will scatter thee among the heathen, and disperse thee in the countries, H776 and will consume thy filthiness out of thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:24 - Son of man, say unto her, Thou art the land H776 that is not cleansed, nor rained upon in the day of indignation.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:29 - The people of the land H776 have used oppression, and exercised robbery, and have vexed the poor and needy: yea, they have oppressed the stranger wrongfully.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:30 - And I sought for a man among them, that should make up the hedge, and stand in the gap before me for the land, H776 that I should not destroy it: but I found none.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:15 - Girded with girdles upon their loins, exceeding in dyed attire upon their heads, all of them princes to look to, after the manner of the Babylonians of Chaldea, the land H776 of their nativity:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:19 - Yet she multiplied her whoredoms, in calling to remembrance the days of her youth, wherein she had played the harlot in the land H776 of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:27 - Thus will I make thy lewdness to cease from thee, and thy whoredom brought from the land H776 of Egypt: so that thou shalt not lift up thine eyes unto them, nor remember Egypt any more.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:48 - Thus will I cause lewdness to cease out of the land, H776 that all women may be taught not to do after your lewdness.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:7 - For her blood is in the midst of her; she set it upon the top of a rock; she poured it not upon the ground, H776 to cover it with dust;
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 25:7 - Behold, therefore I will stretch out mine hand upon thee, and will deliver thee for a spoil to the heathen; and I will cut thee off from the people, and I will cause thee to perish out of the countries: H776 I will destroy thee; and thou shalt know that I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 25:9 - Therefore, behold, I will open the side of Moab from the cities, from his cities which are on his frontiers, the glory of the country, H776 Bethjeshimoth, Baalmeon, and Kiriathaim,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 26:11 - With the hoofs of his horses shall he tread down all thy streets: he shall slay thy people by the sword, and thy strong garrisons shall go down to the ground. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 26:16 - Then all the princes of the sea shall come down from their thrones, and lay away their robes, and put off their broidered garments: they shall clothe themselves with trembling; they shall sit upon the ground, H776 and shall tremble at every moment, and be astonished at thee.

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