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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ephraim, Tribe of
Ephraim, Tribe of (אֶפְרַיִם‎, ephrayim; בֵּן אֶפְרַיִם‎, ben ephrayim) The descendants of the patriarch Ephraim (Num 1:10, 32–33; 26:35–37; 34:24; Josh 16:4, 9, etc.). For further details on this tribe, see this article: Israel, Tribes of.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ephraimite
Ephraimite ēʹfra-im-īt [Heb. ʾep̱rayim, sing ʾep̱rāṯî] (Josh. 16:5, 8f.; Jgs. 12:5f.; 1 S. 1:1; 1 K. 11:26; 1 Ch. 12:30; 27:20; 2 Ch. 25:7; Ps. 78:9); AV, NEB, also EPHRATHITE. A member of the tribe of Ephraim.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Ephraimite
EPHRAIMITE Name given to a person from the tribal area of Ephraim. See Ephraim (Place) #1.
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Ephraimite
Ephraimite (ee´fray-uh-mit), the term for a person of the tribe of Ephraim (translating Heb. ’ephrati in Judg. 12:5; 1 Sam. 1:1; 1 Kings 11:26, which is elsewhere translated “Ephrathite”).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Ephraimite
EPHRAIMITE. In Josh 16:10; Jdg 12:4, 5, 6, Ephraimite is used to denote anyone from the tribe of Ephraim (q.v.).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Ephraimite
Ephraimite [ěˊfrĭ ə mīt] (Heb. ˒ep̱rāṯî [sing.], ˒ep̱rayim [pl.]). A member of the tribe of Ephraim (e.g., Judg. 12:5; RSV, NIV). The KJV renders plural references as “children of Ephraim” (Heb. benê˒ep̱rayim; e.g., Josh. 16:5; cf. JB “sons of Ephraim”); at 1 Sam. 1:1; 1 Kgs.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Ephraimite
E´PHRAIMITE (ēʹfrā-mīt). A descendant of the patriarch Ephraim (Judg. 12:5; 1 Sam. 1:1; 1 Kings 11:26); also rendered Ephrathite (which see). The narrative in Judges seems to indicate that the Ephraimites had a peculiar accent, or patois, similar to that which in later times caused the speech of the
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Ephraimite
EphraimiteEphraimite (efʹrah-im-īt), the term for a person of the tribe of Ephraim (translating Heb. ’eprātî, in Judg. 12:5; 1 Sam. 1:1; and 1 Kings 11:26, which is elsewhere translated ‘Ephrathite’).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Ephraimites
EPHRAIMITES [EE fruh im ites] — descendants of Ephraim, a son of Joseph, and inhabitants of the territory of Ephraim (Josh. 16:10; Judg. 12:4–6).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
EPHRAIMITE
EPHRAIMITE<e’-fra-im-it> ([אֶפְרַיִם‎, ’ephrayim]; singular [אֶפְרָתִי‎, ’ephrathi]): A member of the tribe of Ephraim (Joshua 16:10, etc.).See also EPHRATHITE.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Ephraimite
EPHRAIMITE, ē′fra-im-īt (אֶפְרַיִם‎, ’ephrayim; sing. אֶפְרָתִי‎, ’ephrāthī): A member of the tribe of Ephraim (Josh 16:10, etc). See also Ephrathite.
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