Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

dual of 672, Greek 2187 Efraim

KJV Translation Count — 180x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Ephraim (176), Ephraimite (4)

Outline of Biblical Usage

phraim = "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

Strong's Definitions

'Ephrayim, ef-rah'-yim; dual of masculine form of 672; double fruit; Ephrajim, a son of Joseph; also the tribe descended from him, and its territory: — Ephraim, Ephraimites.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the name of the second called he H669: For God hath caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction.


And unto Joseph in the land of Egypt were born Manasseh and H669, which Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On bare unto him.


And it came to pass after these things, that one told Joseph, Behold, thy father is sick: and he took with him his two sons, Manasseh and H669.


And now thy two sons, H669 and Manasseh, which were born unto thee in the land of Egypt before I came unto thee into Egypt, are mine; as Reuben and Simeon, they shall be mine.


And Joseph took them both, H669 in his right hand toward Israel's left hand, and Manasseh in his left hand toward Israel's right hand, and brought them near unto him.


And Israel stretched out his right hand, and laid it upon H669's head, who was the younger, and his left hand upon Manasseh's head, guiding his hands wittingly; for Manasseh was the firstborn.


And when Joseph saw that his father laid his right hand upon the head of H669, it displeased him: and he held up his father's hand, to remove it from H669's head unto Manasseh's head.


And he blessed them that day, saying, In thee shall Israel bless, saying, God make thee as H669 and as Manasseh: and he set H669 before Manasseh.


And Joseph saw H669's children of the third generation: the children also of Machir the son of Manasseh were brought up upon Joseph's knees.


Of the children of Joseph: of H669; Elishama the son of Ammihud: of Manasseh; Gamaliel the son of Pedahzur.