Strong's Number 669

'Ephrayim {ef-rah'-yim}
Word Origin:
dual of 672
Part of Speech:
proper name masculine
Usage in the KJV:
Ephraim 176, Ephraimite 4

Total: 180
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