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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 43 / 44 (Amo 3:11–Zep 3:8)

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Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; An adversary there shall be even round about the land; H776 and he shall bring down thy strength from thee, and thy palaces shall be spoiled.

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That in the day that I shall visit the transgressions of Israel upon him I will also visit the altars of Bethel: and the horns of the altar shall be cut off, and fall to the ground. H776

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For, lo, he that formeth the mountains, and createth the wind, and declareth unto man what is his thought, that maketh the morning darkness, and treadeth upon the high places of the earth, H776 The LORD, The God of hosts, is his name.

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Ye who turn judgment to wormwood, and leave off righteousness in the earth, H776

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Seek him that maketh the seven stars and Orion, and turneth the shadow of death into the morning, and maketh the day dark with night: that calleth for the waters of the sea, and poureth them out upon the face of the earth: H776 The LORD is his name:

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And it came to pass, that when they had made an end of eating the grass of the land, H776 then I said, O Lord GOD, forgive, I beseech thee: by whom shall Jacob arise? for he is small.

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Then Amaziah the priest of Bethel sent to Jeroboam king of Israel, saying, Amos hath conspired against thee in the midst of the house of Israel: the land H776 is not able to bear all his words.

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Also Amaziah said unto Amos, O thou seer, go, flee thee away into the land H776 of Judah, and there eat bread, and prophesy there:

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Hear this, O ye that swallow up the needy, even to make the poor of the land H776 to fail,

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Shall not the land H776 tremble for this, and every one mourn that dwelleth therein? and it shall rise up wholly as a flood; and it shall be cast out and drowned, as by the flood of Egypt.

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And it shall come to pass in that day, saith the Lord GOD, that I will cause the sun to go down at noon, and I will darken the earth H776 in the clear day:

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Behold, the days come, saith the Lord GOD, that I will send a famine in the land, H776 not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the LORD:

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And the Lord GOD of hosts is he that toucheth the land, H776 and it shall melt, and all that dwell therein shall mourn: and it shall rise up wholly like a flood; and shall be drowned, as by the flood of Egypt.

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It is he that buildeth his stories in the heaven, and hath founded his troop in the earth; H776 he that calleth for the waters of the sea, and poureth them out upon the face of the earth: H776 The LORD is his name.

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Are ye not as children of the Ethiopians unto me, O children of Israel? saith the LORD. Have not I brought up Israel out of the land H776 of Egypt? and the Philistines from Caphtor, and the Syrians from Kir?

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For, lo, I will command, and I will sift the house of Israel among all nations, like as corn is sifted in a sieve, yet shall not the least grain fall upon the earth. H776

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The pride of thine heart hath deceived thee, thou that dwellest in the clefts of the rock, whose habitation is high; that saith in his heart, Who shall bring me down to the ground? H776

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Then said they unto him, Tell us, we pray thee, for whose cause this evil is upon us; What is thine occupation? and whence comest thou? what is thy country? H776 and of what people art thou?

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I went down to the bottoms of the mountains; the earth H776 with her bars was about me for ever: yet hast thou brought up my life from corruption, O LORD my God.

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Hear, all ye people; hearken, O earth, H776 and all that therein is: and let the Lord GOD be witness against you, the Lord from his holy temple.

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For, behold, the LORD cometh forth out of his place, and will come down, and tread upon the high places of the earth. H776

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Arise and thresh, O daughter of Zion: for I will make thine horn iron, and I will make thy hoofs brass: and thou shalt beat in pieces many people: and I will consecrate their gain unto the LORD, and their substance unto the Lord of the whole earth. H776

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And he shall stand and feed in the strength of the LORD, in the majesty of the name of the LORD his God; and they shall abide: for now shall he be great unto the ends of the earth. H776

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And this man shall be the peace, when the Assyrian shall come into our land: H776 and when he shall tread in our palaces, then shall we raise against him seven shepherds, and eight principal men.

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And they shall waste the land H776 of Assyria with the sword, and the land H776 of Nimrod in the entrances thereof: thus shall he deliver us from the Assyrian, when he cometh into our land, H776 and when he treadeth within our borders.

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And I will cut off the cities of thy land, H776 and throw down all thy strong holds:

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Hear ye, O mountains, the LORD'S controversy, and ye strong foundations of the earth: H776 for the LORD hath a controversy with his people, and he will plead with Israel.

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For I brought thee up out of the land H776 of Egypt, and redeemed thee out of the house of servants; and I sent before thee Moses, Aaron, and Miriam.

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The good man is perished out of the earth: H776 and there is none upright among men: they all lie in wait for blood; they hunt every man his brother with a net.

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Notwithstanding the land H776 shall be desolate because of them that dwell therein, for the fruit of their doings.

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According to the days of thy coming out of the land H776 of Egypt will I shew unto him marvellous things.

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They shall lick the dust like a serpent, they shall move out of their holes like worms of the earth: H776 they shall be afraid of the LORD our God, and shall fear because of thee.

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The mountains quake at him, and the hills melt, and the earth H776 is burned at his presence, yea, the world, and all that dwell therein.

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Behold, I am against thee, saith the LORD of hosts, and I will burn her chariots in the smoke, and the sword shall devour thy young lions: and I will cut off thy prey from the earth, H776 and the voice of thy messengers shall no more be heard.

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Behold, thy people in the midst of thee are women: the gates of thy land H776 shall be set wide open unto thine enemies: the fire shall devour thy bars.

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For, lo, I raise up the Chaldeans, that bitter and hasty nation, which shall march through the breadth of the land, H776 to possess the dwellingplaces that are not theirs.

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Because thou hast spoiled many nations, all the remnant of the people shall spoil thee; because of men's blood, and for the violence of the land, H776 of the city, and of all that dwell therein.

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For the earth H776 shall be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the LORD, as the waters cover the sea.

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For the violence of Lebanon shall cover thee, and the spoil of beasts, which made them afraid, because of men's blood, and for the violence of the land, H776 of the city, and of all that dwell therein.

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But the LORD is in his holy temple: let all the earth H776 keep silence before him.

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God came from Teman, and the Holy One from mount Paran. Selah. His glory covered the heavens, and the earth H776 was full of his praise.

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He stood, and measured the earth: H776 he beheld, and drove asunder the nations; and the everlasting mountains were scattered, the perpetual hills did bow: his ways are everlasting.

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I saw the tents of Cushan in affliction: and the curtains of the land H776 of Midian did tremble.

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Thy bow was made quite naked, according to the oaths of the tribes, even thy word. Selah. Thou didst cleave the earth H776 with rivers.

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Thou didst march through the land H776 in indignation, thou didst thresh the heathen in anger.

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Neither their silver nor their gold shall be able to deliver them in the day of the LORD'S wrath; but the whole land H776 shall be devoured by the fire of his jealousy: for he shall make even a speedy riddance of all them that dwell in the land. H776

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Seek ye the LORD, all ye meek of the earth, H776 which have wrought his judgment; seek righteousness, seek meekness: it may be ye shall be hid in the day of the LORD'S anger.

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Woe unto the inhabitants of the sea coast, the nation of the Cherethites! the word of the LORD is against you; O Canaan, the land H776 of the Philistines, I will even destroy thee, that there shall be no inhabitant.

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The LORD will be terrible unto them: for he will famish all the gods of the earth; H776 and men shall worship him, every one from his place, even all the isles of the heathen.

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Therefore wait ye upon me, saith the LORD, until the day that I rise up to the prey: for my determination is to gather the nations, that I may assemble the kingdoms, to pour upon them mine indignation, even all my fierce anger: for all the earth H776 shall be devoured with the fire of my jealousy.

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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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