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Lexicon :: Strong's H776 - 'erets

אֶרֶץ
Transliteration
'erets
Pronunciation
eh'·rets (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 167

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).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  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.
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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 42 / 44 (Dan 8:10–Amo 3:9)

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And it waxed great, even to the host of heaven; and it cast down some of the host and of the stars to the ground, H776 and stamped upon them.

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And an host was given him against the daily sacrifice by reason of transgression, and it cast down the truth to the ground; H776 and it practised, and prospered.

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Now as he was speaking with me, I was in a deep sleep on my face toward the ground: H776 but he touched me, and set me upright.

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Neither have we hearkened unto thy servants the prophets, which spake in thy name to our kings, our princes, and our fathers, and to all the people of the land. H776

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O Lord, righteousness belongeth unto thee, but unto us confusion of faces, as at this day; to the men of Judah, and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and unto all Israel, that are near, and that are far off, through all the countries H776 whither thou hast driven them, because of their trespass that they have trespassed against thee.

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And now, O Lord our God, that hast brought thy people forth out of the land H776 of Egypt with a mighty hand, and hast gotten thee renown, as at this day; we have sinned, we have done wickedly.

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Yet heard I the voice of his words: and when I heard the voice of his words, then was I in a deep sleep on my face, and my face toward the ground. H776

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And when he had spoken such words unto me, I set my face toward the ground, H776 and I became dumb.

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But he that cometh against him shall do according to his own will, and none shall stand before him: and he shall stand in the glorious land, H776 which by his hand shall be consumed.

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Then he shall turn his face toward the fort of his own land: H776 but he shall stumble and fall, and not be found.

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Then shall he return into his land H776 with great riches; and his heart shall be against the holy covenant; and he shall do exploits, and return to his own land. H776

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And at the time of the end shall the king of the south push at him: and the king of the north shall come against him like a whirlwind, with chariots, and with horsemen, and with many ships; and he shall enter into the countries, H776 and shall overflow and pass over.

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He shall enter also into the glorious land, H776 and many countries shall be overthrown: but these shall escape out of his hand, even Edom, and Moab, and the chief of the children of Ammon.

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He shall stretch forth his hand also upon the countries: H776 and the land H776 of Egypt shall not escape.

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The beginning of the word of the LORD by Hosea. And the LORD said to Hosea, Go, take unto thee a wife of whoredoms and children of whoredoms: for the land H776 hath committed great whoredom, departing from the LORD.

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Then shall the children of Judah and the children of Israel be gathered together, and appoint themselves one head, and they shall come up out of the land: H776 for great shall be the day of Jezreel.

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Lest I strip her naked, and set her as in the day that she was born, and make her as a wilderness, and set her like a dry land, H776 and slay her with thirst.

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And I will give her her vineyards from thence, and the valley of Achor for a door of hope: and she shall sing there, as in the days of her youth, and as in the day when she came up out of the land H776 of Egypt.

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And in that day will I make a covenant for them with the beasts of the field, and with the fowls of heaven, and with the creeping things of the ground: and I will break the bow and the sword and the battle out of the earth, H776 and will make them to lie down safely.

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And it shall come to pass in that day, I will hear, saith the LORD, I will hear the heavens, and they shall hear the earth; H776

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And the earth H776 shall hear the corn, and the wine, and the oil; and they shall hear Jezreel.

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And I will sow her unto me in the earth; H776 and I will have mercy upon her that had not obtained mercy; and I will say to them which were not my people, Thou art my people; and they shall say, Thou art my God.

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Hear the word of the LORD, ye children of Israel: for the LORD hath a controversy with the inhabitants of the land, H776 because there is no truth, nor mercy, nor knowledge of God in the land. H776

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Therefore shall the land H776 mourn, and every one that dwelleth therein shall languish, with the beasts of the field, and with the fowls of heaven; yea, the fishes of the sea also shall be taken away.

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Then shall we know, if we follow on to know the LORD: his going forth is prepared as the morning; and he shall come unto us as the rain, as the latter and former rain unto the earth. H776

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They return, but not to the most High: they are like a deceitful bow: their princes shall fall by the sword for the rage of their tongue: this shall be their derision in the land H776 of Egypt.

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They shall not dwell in the LORD'S land; H776 but Ephraim shall return to Egypt, and they shall eat unclean things in Assyria.

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Israel is an empty vine, he bringeth forth fruit unto himself: according to the multitude of his fruit he hath increased the altars; according to the goodness of his land H776 they have made goodly images.

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He shall not return into the land H776 of Egypt, but the Assyrian shall be his king, because they refused to return.

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They shall tremble as a bird out of Egypt, and as a dove out of the land H776 of Assyria: and I will place them in their houses, saith the LORD.

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And I that am the LORD thy God from the land H776 of Egypt will yet make thee to dwell in tabernacles, as in the days of the solemn feast.

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Yet I am the LORD thy God from the land H776 of Egypt, and thou shalt know no god but me: for there is no saviour beside me.

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I did know thee in the wilderness, in the land H776 of great drought.

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Hear this, ye old men, and give ear, all ye inhabitants of the land. H776 Hath this been in your days, or even in the days of your fathers?

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For a nation is come up upon my land, H776 strong, and without number, whose teeth are the teeth of a lion, and he hath the cheek teeth of a great lion.

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Sanctify ye a fast, call a solemn assembly, gather the elders and all the inhabitants of the land H776 into the house of the LORD your God, and cry unto the LORD,

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Blow ye the trumpet in Zion, and sound an alarm in my holy mountain: let all the inhabitants of the land H776 tremble: for the day of the LORD cometh, for it is nigh at hand;

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A fire devoureth before them; and behind them a flame burneth: the land H776 is as the garden of Eden before them, and behind them a desolate wilderness; yea, and nothing shall escape them.

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The earth H776 shall quake before them; the heavens shall tremble: the sun and the moon shall be dark, and the stars shall withdraw their shining:

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Then will the LORD be jealous for his land, H776 and pity his people.

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But I will remove far off from you the northern army, and will drive him into a land H776 barren and desolate, with his face toward the east sea, and his hinder part toward the utmost sea, and his stink shall come up, and his ill savour shall come up, because he hath done great things.

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And I will shew wonders in the heavens and in the earth, H776 blood, and fire, and pillars of smoke.

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I will also gather all nations, and will bring them down into the valley of Jehoshaphat, and will plead with them there for my people and for my heritage Israel, whom they have scattered among the nations, and parted my land. H776

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The LORD also shall roar out of Zion, and utter his voice from Jerusalem; and the heavens and the earth H776 shall shake: but the LORD will be the hope of his people, and the strength of the children of Israel.

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Egypt shall be a desolation, and Edom shall be a desolate wilderness, for the violence against the children of Judah, because they have shed innocent blood in their land. H776

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That pant after the dust of the earth H776 on the head of the poor, and turn aside the way of the meek: and a man and his father will go in unto the same maid, to profane my holy name:

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Also I brought you up from the land H776 of Egypt, and led you forty years through the wilderness, to possess the land H776 of the Amorite.

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Hear this word that the LORD hath spoken against you, O children of Israel, against the whole family which I brought up from the land H776 of Egypt, saying,

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Can a bird fall in a snare upon the earth, H776 where no gin is for him? shall one take up a snare from the earth, and have taken nothing at all?

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Publish in the palaces at Ashdod, and in the palaces in the land H776 of Egypt, and say, Assemble yourselves upon the mountains of Samaria, and behold the great tumults in the midst thereof, and the oppressed in the midst thereof.

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1. Gen 1:1–Gen 8:13

2. Gen 8:14–Gen 18:2

3. Gen 18:18–Gen 33:18

4. Gen 34:1–Gen 42:13

5. Gen 42:29–Gen 50:11

6. Gen 50:13–Exo 10:15

7. Exo 10:21–Exo 32:1

8. Exo 32:4–Lev 25:9

9. Lev 25:10–Num 13:29

10. Num 13:32–Num 27:12

11. Num 32:1–Deu 2:27

12. Deu 2:29–Deu 9:7

13. Deu 9:23–Deu 24:22

14. Deu 25:19–Deu 34:1

15. Deu 34:2–Jos 13:4

16. Jos 13:5–Jdg 1:27

17. Jdg 1:32–Rth 1:1

18. Rth 1:7–2Sa 2:22

19. 2Sa 3:12–1Ki 8:36

20. 1Ki 8:37–2Ki 8:3

21. 2Ki 8:6–1Ch 2:22

22. 1Ch 4:40–2Ch 7:21

23. 2Ch 7:22–2Ch 36:3

24. 2Ch 36:21–Job 11:9

25. Job 12:8–Psa 18:7

26. Psa 19:4–Psa 67:2

27. Psa 67:4–Psa 97:1

28. Psa 97:4–Psa 119:64

29. Psa 119:87–Ecc 3:21

30. Ecc 5:2–Isa 14:16

31. Isa 14:20–Isa 28:22

32. Isa 29:4–Isa 49:19

33. Isa 49:23–Jer 5:19

34. Jer 5:30–Jer 16:18

35. Jer 16:19–Jer 31:23

36. Jer 31:32–Jer 44:1

37. Jer 44:8–Jer 51:28

38. Jer 51:29–Eze 12:15

39. Eze 12:19–Eze 26:16

40. Eze 26:20–Eze 34:29

41. Eze 35:10–Dan 8:7

42. Dan 8:10–Amo 3:9

43. Amo 3:11–Zep 3:8

44. Zep 3:19–Mal 4:6

 
 
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