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Meaning: double fruitfulness (“for God had made him fruitful in the land of his affliction”)
Ephraim is the name of a Biblical man, a tribe of Israel, an area, a mountain region and a city.
The intention of Joseph was that the right hand of the aged patriarch should be placed on the head of the elder of the two; but Jacob set Ephraim the younger before his brother, “guiding his hands wittingly.”
Before Joseph’s death, Ephraim’s family had reached the third generation (Genesis 50:23).
- The Tribe of Ephraim
- Ephraim, the area of land owned by the Tribe of Ephraim
- Ephraim, the city
- Mount Ephraim
- Forest of Ephraim