Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #730: 'erez (pronounced eh-rez')

from 729; a cedar tree (from the tenacity of its roots):--cedar (tree).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:


1) cedar

1a) cedar tree

1b) cedar timber, cedar wood (in building)

1c) cedar wood (in purifications)

Part of Speech: noun masculine

Relation: from H729


This word is used 73 times:

Leviticus 14:4: "birds alive and clean, and cedar wood, and scarlet, and hyssop:"
Leviticus 14:6: "the living bird, he shall take it, and the cedar wood, and the scarlet, and the hyssop,"
Leviticus 14:49: "the house two birds, and cedar wood, and hyssop:"
Leviticus 14:51: "And he shall take the cedar wood, and the hyssop, and the scarlet, and the living"
Leviticus 14:52: "water, and with the living and with the cedar wood, and with the hyssop, and with the scarlet:"
Numbers 19:6: "And the priest shall take cedar wood, and hyssop, and scarlet, and cast"
Numbers 24:6: "side, as the trees of lign aloes which the LORD hath planted, and as cedar trees beside the waters."
Judges 9:15: "the bramble, and devour the cedars of Lebanon."
2 Samuel 5:11: "messengers to David, and cedar and carpenters, and masons:"
2 Samuel 7:2: "I in a house of cedar, but the ark of God dwelleth within"
2 Samuel 7:7: "build ye not me a house of cedar?"
1 Kings 4:33: "of trees, from the cedar tree that is in Lebanon even unto"
1 Kings 5:6: "Now therefore command thou that they hew me cedar trees out of Lebanon; and my servants shall be"
1 Kings 5:8: "all thy desire concerning timber of cedar, and concerning timber of fir."
1 Kings 5:10: "So Hiram gave Solomon cedar trees and fir trees according to all"
1 Kings 6:9: "the house with beams of cedar."
1 Kings 6:10: "the house with timber of cedar."
1 Kings 6:15: "of the house within with boards of cedar, both the floor"
1 Kings 6:16: "both the floor with boards of cedar: he even built them for it within,"
1 Kings 6:18: " And the cedar of the house within was carved with knops and open flowers:"
1 Kings 6:18: "and open flowers: was cedar; there was no stone seen."
1 Kings 6:20: "gold; and so covered the altar which was of cedar."
1 Kings 6:36: "rows of hewed stone, and a row of cedar beams."
1 Kings 7:2: "upon four rows of cedar pillars, with cedar beams upon"
1 Kings 7:2: "rows of cedar pillars, with cedar beams upon the pillars."
1 Kings 7:3: "And it was covered with cedar above upon the beams, that lay on"
1 Kings 7:7: "he might judge, even the porch of judgment: and it was covered with cedar from one side of the floor to"
1 Kings 7:11: "were costly stones, after the measures of hewed stones, and cedars."
1 Kings 7:12: "rows of hewed stones, and a row of cedar both for the inner court of the house"
1 Kings 9:11: "had furnished Solomon with cedar trees trees, and with gold,"
1 Kings 10:27: "silver to be in Jerusalem as stones, and cedars made that are in the vale,"
2 Kings 14:9: "was in Lebanon sent to the cedar that was in Lebanon, saying, Give"
2 Kings 19:23: "of Lebanon, and will cut down the tall cedar trees thereof, and the choice fir trees thereof: and I will enter into the lodgings"
1 Chronicles 14:1: "to David, and timber of cedars, with masons and carpenters,"
1 Chronicles 17:1: "I dwell in a house of cedars, but the ark of the covenant of the LORD remaineth under"
1 Chronicles 17:6: "Why have ye not built me a house of cedars?"
1 Chronicles 22:4: " Also cedar trees in abundance: for the Zidonians and they of Tyre brought"
1 Chronicles 22:4: "the Zidonians and they of Tyre brought much cedar wood to David."
2 Chronicles 1:15: "and gold at Jerusalem as plenteous as stones, and cedar trees he as the sycamore trees that are in the vale"
2 Chronicles 2:3: "David my father, and didst send him cedars to build him a house to dwell"
2 Chronicles 2:8: "Send me also cedar trees, fir trees, and algum trees, out of Lebanon: for"
2 Chronicles 9:27: "silver in Jerusalem as stones, and cedar trees made that are in the low plains"
2 Chronicles 25:18: "was in Lebanon sent to the cedar that was in Lebanon, saying, Give"
Ezra 3:7: "unto them of Zidon, to bring cedar trees from Lebanon to"
Job 40:17: "He moveth his tail like a cedar: the sinews of his stones are wrapped together."
Psalms 29:5: "The voice of the LORD breaketh the cedars; yea, the LORD breaketh the cedars"
Psalms 29:5: "yea, the LORD breaketh the cedars"
Psalms 80:10: "with the shadow of it, and the boughs thereof were like the goodly cedars."
Psalms 92:12: "shall flourish like the palm tree: he shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon."
Psalms 104:16: "The trees of the LORD are full of sap; the cedars of Lebanon, which he hath planted;"

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