'eyphah; ay-faw' or (shortened) 'ephah
Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
of Egyptian derivation
TWOT Reference: 82
KJV Translation Count — 40x
The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: ephah (34), measure(s) (6)
Outline of Biblical Usage
a. a dry measure of quantity, equal to 3 seahs, 10 omers; the same as the liquid measure bath; (about 9 imperial gallons (40 l), rabbinical writings give sizes of one-half this amount)
b. the receptacle for measuring or holding that amount
'eyphah, ay-faw'; or (shortened) 'ephah ay-faw'; of Egyptian derivation; an ephah or measure for grain; hence, a measure in general: — ephah, (divers) measure(-s).
Concordance Results Using KJV
Now an omer is the tenth part of an H374.
But if he be not able to bring two turtledoves, or two young pigeons, then he that sinned shall bring for his offering the tenth part of an H374 of fine flour for a sin offering; he shall put no oil upon it, neither shall he put any frankincense thereon: for it is a sin offering.
This is the offering of Aaron and of his sons, which they shall offer unto the LORD in the day when he is anointed; the tenth part of an H374 of fine flour for a meat offering perpetual, half of it in the morning, and half thereof at night.
Just balances, just weights, a just H374, and a just hin, shall ye have: I am the LORD your God, which brought you out of the land of Egypt.
Then shall the man bring his wife unto the priest, and he shall bring her offering for her, the tenth part of an H374 of barley meal; he shall pour no oil upon it, nor put frankincense thereon; for it is an offering of jealousy, an offering of memorial, bringing iniquity to remembrance.
And a tenth part of an H374 of flour for a meat offering, mingled with the fourth part of an hin of beaten oil.
Thou shalt not have in thine house divers H374s, a great and a small.
But thou shalt have a perfect and just weight, a perfect and just H374 shalt thou have: that thy days may be lengthened in the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.
And Gideon went in, and made ready a kid, and unleavened cakes of an H374 of flour: the flesh he put in a basket, and he put the broth in a pot, and brought it out unto him under the oak, and presented it.
So she gleaned in the field until even, and beat out that she had gleaned: and it was about an H374 of barley.