Ephrathite

Ephrathite [S]

a citizen of Ephratah, the old name of Bethlehem ( Ruth 1:2 ; 1 Samuel 17:12 ), or Bethlehem-Judah.

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Ephrathite". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Ephrathite. [E]

  1. An inhabitant of Bethlehem. ( Ruth 1:2 )
  2. An Ephraimite. ( 1 Samuel 1:1 ; 1 Kings 11:26 )
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Ephrathite'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.