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Lexicon :: Strong's G1093 -

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ghay (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TDNT Reference: 1:677,116

Strong’s Definitions

γῆ gē, ghay; contracted from a primary word; soil; by extension a region, or the solid part or the whole of the terrene globe (including the occupants in each application):—country, earth(-ly), ground, land, world.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 252x

The KJV translates Strong's G1093 in the following manner: earth (188x), land (42x), ground (18x), country (2x), world (1x), earthly (with G1537) (with G3588) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 252x
The KJV translates Strong's G1093 in the following manner: earth (188x), land (42x), ground (18x), country (2x), world (1x), earthly (with G1537) (with G3588) (1x).
  1. arable land

  2. the ground, the earth as a standing place

  3. the main land as opposed to the sea or water

  4. the earth as a whole

    1. the earth as opposed to the heavens

    2. the inhabited earth, the abode of men and animals

  5. a country, land enclosed within fixed boundaries, a tract of land, territory, region

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
γῆ gē, ghay; contracted from a primary word; soil; by extension a region, or the solid part or the whole of the terrene globe (including the occupants in each application):—country, earth(-ly), ground, land, world.
STRONGS NT 1093: γῆ
γῆ, genitive γῆς, , (contracted from γέα, poetic γαῖα), Sept. very often for אֶרֶץ and אֲדָמָה, earth;
1. arable land: Matthew 13:5, 8, 23; Mark 4:8, 20, 26, 28, 31; Luke 13:7; Luke 14:35 (Luke 14:34); John 12:24; Hebrews 6:7; James 5:7; Revelation 9:4; of the earthy material out of which a thing is formed, with the implied idea of frailty and weakness: ἐκ γῆς χοϊκός, 1 Corinthians 15:47.
2. the ground, the earth as a standing-place, (German Boden): Matthew 10:29; Matthew 15:35; Matthew 23:35; Matthew 27:51; Mark 8:6; Mark 9:20; Mark 14:35; Luke 22:44 [L brackets WH reject the passage]; Luke 24:5; John 8:6, 8 [i. e. Rec.]; Acts 9:4, 8.
3. the main land, opposed to sea or water: Mark 4:1; Mark 6:47; Luke 5:3; Luke 8:27; John 6:21; John 21:8f, 11; Revelation 12:12.
4. the earth as a whole, the world (Latin terrarum orbis);
a. the earth as opposed to the heavens: Matthew 5:18, 35; Matthew 6:10; Matthew 16:19; Matthew 18:18; Matthew 24:35; Mark 13:31; Luke 2:14; John 12:32; Acts 2:19; Acts 4:24; 2 Peter 3:5, 7, 10, 13; Revelation 21:1; τὰ ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς the things and beings that are on the earth, Ephesians 1:10; Colossians 1:16 [T WH omit; L Tr brackets τά]; involving a suggestion of mutability, frailty, infirmity, alike in thought and in action, Matthew 6:19; τὰ ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς (equivalent to τὰ ἐπίγεια, Philippians 3:19) terrestrial goods, pleasures, honors, Colossians 3:2 (opposed to τὰ ἄνω); τὰ μέλη ὑμῶν τὰ ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς the members of your earthly body, as it were the abode and instruments of corrupt desires, Colossians 3:5; ὢν ἐκ τῆς γῆς... λαλεῖ (in contrast with Christ as having come from heaven) he who is of earthly (human) origin, has an earthly nature, and speaks as his earthly origin and nature prompt, John 3:31.
b. the inhabited earth, the abode of men and animals: Luke 21:35; Acts 1:8; Acts 10:12; Acts 11:6; Acts 17:26; Hebrews 11:13; Revelation 3:10; αἴρειν ζωην τινος or τινὰ ἀπὸ τῆς γῆς, Acts 8:33; Acts 22:22; κληρονομεῖν τὴν γῆν (see κληρονομέω, 2), Matthew 5:5 (Matthew 5:4); πῦρ βάλλειν ἐπὶ [Rec. εἰς] τὴν γῆν, i. e. among men, Luke 12:49, cf. Luke 12:51 and Matthew 10:34; ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς among men, Luke 18:8; John 17:4.
5. a country, land enclosed within fixed boundaries, a tract of land, territory, region; simply, when it is plain from the context what land is meant, as that of the Jews: Luke 4:25; Luke 21:23; Romans 9:28; James 5:17; with a gentile noun added [then, as a rule, anarthrous, Winer's Grammar, 121 (114f)]: γῆ Ἰσραήλ, Matthew 2:20f; Ἰούδα, Matthew 2:6; Γεννησαρέτ, Matthew 14:34; Mark 6:53; Σοδόμων κ. Γομόρρων, Matthew 10:15; Matthew 11:24; Χαλδαίων, Acts 7:4; Αἴγυπτος, (see Αἴγυπτος); Ἰουδαία γῆ, John 3:22; with the addition of an adjective: ἀλλοτρία, Acts 7:6; ἐκείνη, Matthew 9:26, 31; with the genitive of person one's country, native land, Acts 7:3.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2:6; 2:20; 5:4; 5:5; 5:18; 5:35; 6:10; 6:19; 9:26; 9:31; 10:15; 10:29; 10:34; 11:24; 13:5; 13:8; 13:23; 14:34; 15:35; 16:19; 18:18; 23:35; 24:35; 27:51
4:1; 4:8; 4:20; 4:26; 4:28; 4:31; 6:47; 6:53; 8:6; 9:20; 13:31; 14:35
2:14; 4:25; 5:3; 8:27; 12:49; 12:51; 13:7; 14:34; 14:35; 18:8; 21:23; 21:35; 22:44; 24:5
3:22; 3:31; 6:21; 8:6; 8:8; 12:24; 12:32; 17:4; 21:8; 21:11
1:8; 2:19; 4:24; 7:3; 7:4; 7:6; 8:33; 9:4; 9:8; 10:12; 11:6; 17:26; 22:22
1 Corinthians
1:16; 3:2; 3:5
6:7; 11:13
5:7; 5:17
2 Peter
3:5; 3:7; 3:10; 3:13
3:10; 9:4; 12:12; 21:1

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1093 matches the Greek γῆ (),
which occurs 252 times in 226 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Page 4 / 5 (Jas 5:17–Rev 14:6)

Unchecked Copy BoxJas 5:17 - Elias was a man subject to like passions as we are, and he prayed earnestly that it might not rain: and it rained not on the earth G1093 by the space of three years and six months.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 5:18 - And he prayed again, and the heaven gave rain, and the earth G1093 brought forth her fruit.
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:5 - For this they willingly are ignorant of, that by the word of God the heavens were of old, and the earth G1093 standing out of the water and in the water:
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:7 - But the heavens and the earth, G1093 which are now, by the same word are kept in store, reserved unto fire against the day of judgment and perdition of ungodly men.
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:10 - But the day of the Lord will come as a thief in the night; in the which the heavens shall pass away with a great noise, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat, the earth G1093 also and the works that are therein shall be burned up.
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:13 - Nevertheless we, according to his promise, look for new heavens and a new earth, G1093 wherein dwelleth righteousness.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 5:8 - And there are three that bear witness in earth, G1093 the Spirit, and the water, and the blood: and these three agree in one.
Unchecked Copy BoxJde 1:5 - I will therefore put you in remembrance, though ye once knew this, how that the Lord, having saved the people out of the land G1093 of Egypt, afterward destroyed them that believed not.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:5 - And from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, and the first begotten of the dead, and the prince of the kings of the earth. G1093 Unto him that loved us, and washed us from our sins in his own blood,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:7 - Behold, he cometh with clouds; and every eye shall see him, and they also which pierced him: and all kindreds of the earth G1093 shall wail because of him. Even so, Amen.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:10 - Because thou hast kept the word of my patience, I also will keep thee from the hour of temptation, which shall come upon all the world, to try them that dwell upon the earth. G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:3 - And no man in heaven, nor in earth, G1093 neither under the earth, G1093 was able to open the book, neither to look thereon.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:6 - And I beheld, and, lo, in the midst of the throne and of the four beasts, and in the midst of the elders, stood a Lamb as it had been slain, having seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God sent forth into all the earth. G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:10 - And hast made us unto our God kings and priests: and we shall reign on the earth. G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:13 - And every creature which is in heaven, and on the earth, G1093 and under the earth, G1093 and such as are in the sea, and all that are in them, heard I saying, Blessing, and honour, and glory, and power, be unto him that sitteth upon the throne, and unto the Lamb for ever and ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:4 - And there went out another horse that was red: and power was given to him that sat thereon to take peace from the earth, G1093 and that they should kill one another: and there was given unto him a great sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:8 - And I looked, and behold a pale horse: and his name that sat on him was Death, and Hell followed with him. And power was given unto them over the fourth part of the earth, G1093 to kill with sword, and with hunger, and with death, and with the beasts of the earth. G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:10 - And they cried with a loud voice, saying, How long, O Lord, holy and true, dost thou not judge and avenge our blood on them that dwell on the earth? G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:13 - And the stars of heaven fell unto the earth, G1093 even as a fig tree casteth her untimely figs, when she is shaken of a mighty wind.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:15 - And the kings of the earth, G1093 and the great men, and the rich men, and the chief captains, and the mighty men, and every bondman, and every free man, hid themselves in the dens and in the rocks of the mountains;
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:1 - And after these things I saw four angels standing on the four corners of the earth, G1093 holding the four winds of the earth, G1093 that the wind should not blow on the earth, G1093 nor on the sea, nor on any tree.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:2 - And I saw another angel ascending from the east, having the seal of the living God: and he cried with a loud voice to the four angels, to whom it was given to hurt the earth G1093 and the sea,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:3 - Saying, Hurt not the earth, G1093 neither the sea, nor the trees, till we have sealed the servants of our God in their foreheads.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 8:5 - And the angel took the censer, and filled it with fire of the altar, and cast it into the earth: G1093 and there were voices, and thunderings, and lightnings, and an earthquake.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 8:7 - The first angel sounded, and there followed hail and fire mingled with blood, and they were cast upon the earth: G1093 and the third part of trees was burnt up, and all green grass was burnt up.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 8:13 - And I beheld, and heard an angel flying through the midst of heaven, saying with a loud voice, Woe, woe, woe, to the inhabiters of the earth G1093 by reason of the other voices of the trumpet of the three angels, which are yet to sound!
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:1 - And the fifth angel sounded, and I saw a star fall from heaven unto the earth: G1093 and to him was given the key of the bottomless pit.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:3 - And there came out of the smoke locusts upon the earth: G1093 and unto them was given power, as the scorpions of the earth G1093 have power.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:4 - And it was commanded them that they should not hurt the grass of the earth, G1093 neither any green thing, neither any tree; but only those men which have not the seal of God in their foreheads.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 10:2 - And he had in his hand a little book open: and he set his right foot upon the sea, and his left foot on the earth, G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 10:5 - And the angel which I saw stand upon the sea and upon the earth G1093 lifted up his hand to heaven,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 10:6 - And sware by him that liveth for ever and ever, who created heaven, and the things that therein are, and the earth, G1093 and the things that therein are, and the sea, and the things which are therein, that there should be time no longer:
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 10:8 - And the voice which I heard from heaven spake unto me again, and said, Go and take the little book which is open in the hand of the angel which standeth upon the sea and upon the earth. G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 11:4 - These are the two olive trees, and the two candlesticks standing before the God of the earth. G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 11:6 - These have power to shut heaven, that it rain not in the days of their prophecy: and have power over waters to turn them to blood, and to smite the earth G1093 with all plagues, as often as they will.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 11:10 - And they that dwell upon the earth G1093 shall rejoice over them, and make merry, and shall send gifts one to another; because these two prophets tormented them that dwelt on the earth. G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 11:18 - And the nations were angry, and thy wrath is come, and the time of the dead, that they should be judged, and that thou shouldest give reward unto thy servants the prophets, and to the saints, and them that fear thy name, small and great; and shouldest destroy them which destroy the earth. G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 12:4 - And his tail drew the third part of the stars of heaven, and did cast them to the earth: G1093 and the dragon stood before the woman which was ready to be delivered, for to devour her child as soon as it was born.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 12:9 - And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, called the Devil, and Satan, which deceiveth the whole world: he was cast out into the earth, G1093 and his angels were cast out with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 12:12 - Therefore rejoice, ye heavens, and ye that dwell in them. Woe to the inhabiters of the earth G1093 and of the sea! for the devil is come down unto you, having great wrath, because he knoweth that he hath but a short time.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 12:13 - And when the dragon saw that he was cast unto the earth, G1093 he persecuted the woman which brought forth the man child.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 12:16 - And the earth G1093 helped the woman, and the earth G1093 opened her mouth, and swallowed up the flood which the dragon cast out of his mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:3 - And I saw one of his heads as it were wounded to death; and his deadly wound was healed: and all the world G1093 wondered after the beast.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:8 - And all that dwell upon the earth G1093 shall worship him, whose names are not written in the book of life of the Lamb slain from the foundation of the world.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:11 - And I beheld another beast coming up out of the earth; G1093 and he had two horns like a lamb, and he spake as a dragon.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:12 - And he exerciseth all the power of the first beast before him, and causeth the earth G1093 and them which dwell therein to worship the first beast, whose deadly wound was healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:13 - And he doeth great wonders, so that he maketh fire come down from heaven on the earth G1093 in the sight of men,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:14 - And deceiveth them that dwell on the earth G1093 by the means of those miracles which he had power to do in the sight of the beast; saying to them that dwell on the earth, G1093 that they should make an image to the beast, which had the wound by a sword, and did live.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:3 - And they sung as it were a new song before the throne, and before the four beasts, and the elders: and no man could learn that song but the hundred and forty and four thousand, which were redeemed from the earth. G1093
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:6 - And I saw another angel fly in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach unto them that dwell on the earth, G1093 and to every nation, and kindred, and tongue, and people,

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