G1093 γῆ - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
the earth, soil, land
the earth, soil, land, region, country, inhabitants of a region.
soil; by extension a region, or the solid part or the whole of the terrene globe (including the occupants in each application)
Derivation: contracted from a primary word;

KJV Usage: country, earth(-ly), ground, land, world.

γῆ, γῆς, ἡ,
[in LXX for אֲדָמָה ,אֶרֶץ, etc. ;]
__1. the earth, world:
Refs Luk.21:35, Act.1:8, Heb.11:13, Rev.3:10, al.
; opp. to οὐρανός,
Refs Mat.5:18 11:25, Mrk.13:27, al.

__2. land;
__(a) opp. to sea or water:
Refs Mrk.4:1, Luk.5:3, Jhn.6:21, al.
__(b) as subject to cultivation:
Refs Mat.13:5, Mrk.4:8, Luk.13:7, Heb.6:7, al.
__(with) the ground:
Refs Mat.10:29, Mrk.8:6, Luk.24:5, Jhn.8:6, al.
__(d) a region, country:
Refs Luk.4:25, Rom.9:28, Jas.5:17
; γῆ Ἰσραήλ,
Refs Mat.2:20, 21
; Χαλδαίων, Act.7:4; ἡ Ἰουδαία γῆ, Jhn.3:22; with genitive of person(s), Act.7:3.
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
4a) the earth as opposed to the heavens
4b) the inhabited earth, the abode of men and animals
5) a country, land enclosed within fixed boundaries, a tract of land, territory, region


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)

KJV Usage: country, earth (-ly), ground, land, world.

View how G1093 γῆ is used in the Bible

First 30 of 251 occurrences of G1093 γῆ

Matthew 2:6 in the land
Matthew 2:20 the land
Matthew 2:21 the land
Matthew 4:15 The land
Matthew 4:15 the land
Matthew 5:5 the earth.
Matthew 5:13 earth:
Matthew 5:18 earth
Matthew 5:35 the earth;
Matthew 6:10 earth,
Matthew 6:19 earth,
Matthew 9:6 earth
Matthew 9:26 land.
Matthew 9:31 land.
Matthew 10:15 for the land
Matthew 10:29 the ground
Matthew 10:34 earth:
Matthew 11:24 for the land
Matthew 11:25 earth,
Matthew 12:40 of the earth.
Matthew 12:42 of the earth
Matthew 13:5 earth:
Matthew 13:5 of earth:
Matthew 13:8 ground,
Matthew 13:23 ground
Matthew 14:34 the land
Matthew 15:35 the ground.
Matthew 16:19 earth
Matthew 16:19 earth
Matthew 17:25 of the earth

Distinct usage

27 the earth
26 earth
25 earth,
21 the land
19 the earth,
13 the earth.
13 of the earth
12 the earth:
10 of the earth,
8 the earth;
8 earth.
6 of the earth.
6 land,
5 earth:
4 land.
3 ground,
3 ground
3 earth;
3 the ground,
3 land
3 of the earth;
2 for the land
2 the ground
2 of earth:
2 the land.
2 earth?
2 the ground.
2 ground.
2 the land,
1 in the land
1 ground;
1 the ground:
1 the land;
1 the earth?
1 earthly,
1 of the earth.
1 the land:
1 land:
1 of the earth?
1 by the earth,
1 land;
1 the ground;
1 the earth,

Corresponding Hebrew Words

ge H127 adamah
ge H178 ov
ge H376 ish haadamah
ge H776 erets
ge H841 tehom
ge H953 bor
ge H1250 bar
ge H1366 gevul
ge H1471 goi
ge H1516 gay
ge H1870 derekh
ge H2022 har
ge H2465 cheled
ge H2724 charavah
ge H3004 yabbashah
ge H4725 maqom
ge H5892 ir
ge H5971 am
ge H6010 emeq
ge H6083 aphar
ge H6160 aravah
ge H6850 tsaphaph pilp.
ge H7704 sadeh
ge H8397 tevel

Related words

G1093 γῆ

G508 ἀνώγεον
From G507 and G1093; above the ground, that is, (properly) the second floor of a building; used for a dome or a balcony on the upper story

KJV Usage: upper room.

G1069 γείτων
From G1093; a neighbor (as adjoining one’s ground); by implication a friend

KJV Usage: neighbour.

G1092 γεωργός
From G1093 and the base of G2041; a land worker, that is, farmer

KJV Usage: husbandman.

G1919 ἐπίγειος
From G1909 and G1093; worldly (physically or morally)

KJV Usage: earthly, in earth, terrestrial.

G2449 Ἰουδαία
Feminine of G2453 (with G1093 implied); the Judaean land (that is, judaea), a region of Palestine

KJV Usage: Juda.

G3625 οἰκουμένη
Feminine participle present passive of G3611 (as noun, by implication of G1093); land, that is, the (terrene part of the) globe; specifically the Roman empire

KJV Usage: earth, world.

G4066 περίχωρος
From G4012 and G5561; around the region, that is, circumjacent (as noun, with G1093 implied, vicinity)

KJV Usage: country (round) about, region (that lieth) round about.