'Ephrayim

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   669  
Original WordWord Origin
~yrpadual of (0672)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'EphrayimNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ef-rah'-yim   Proper Name Masculine
 Definition
Ephraim = "double ash-heap: I shall be doubly fruitful"
  1. second son of Joseph, blessed by him and given preference over first son, Manasseh
  2. the tribe, Ephraim
  3. the mountain country of Ephraim
  4. sometimes used name for the northern kingdom (Hosea or Isaiah)
  5. a city near Baal-hazor
  6. a chief gate of Jerusalem
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 180
Ephraim 176, Ephraim's 4
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis9
Numbers12
Deuteronomy2
Joshua18
Judges22
1 Samuel3
2 Samuel4
1 Kings2
2 Kings2
1 Chronicles9
2 Chronicles16
Nehemiah2
Psalms5
Isaiah11
Jeremiah7
Ezekiel4
Hosea32
Obadiah1
Zechariah3


Total164
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for 'Ephrayim". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .