Word: MIXT@

Pronounce: ef-rah'-yim

Strong: H669

Orig: dual of masculine form of 672; double fruit; Ephrajim, a son of Joseph; also the tribe descended from him, and its territory:--Ephraim, Ephraimites. H672

Use: Proper Name Masculine

Grk Strong: G2187

    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