אפרתה אפרת 


'Ephraath; ef-rawth' or 'Ephrathah



Parts of Speech

Root Word (Etymology)

from 6509

KJV Translation Count — 10x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Ephrath (5), Ephratah (5)

Outline of Biblical Usage

phrath or Ephratah = "ash-heap: place of fruitfulness"
n pr loc
1. a place near Bethel where Rachel died and was buried
2. another name for Bethlehem
n pr f
3. wife of Caleb

Strong's Definitions

'Ephraath, ef-rawth'; or Ephrathah, ef-raw'thaw; from 6509; fruitfulness; Ephrath, another name for Bethlehem; once (Psalm 132:6) perhaps for Ephraim; also of an Israelitish woman: — Ephrath, Ephratah.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And they journeyed from Bethel; and there was but a little way to come to H672: and Rachel travailed, and she had hard labour.


And Rachel died, and was buried in the way to H672, which is Bethlehem.


And as for me, when I came from Padan, Rachel died by me in the land of Canaan in the way, when yet there was but a little way to come unto H672: and I buried her there in the way of H672; the same is Bethlehem.


And all the people that were in the gate, and the elders, said, We are witnesses. The LORD make the woman that is come into thine house like Rachel and like Leah, which two did build the house of Israel: and do thou worthily in H672, and be famous in Bethlehem:


And when Azubah was dead, Caleb took unto him H672, which bare him Hur.


These were the sons of Caleb the son of Hur, the firstborn of H672; Shobal the father of Kirjathjearim,


And Penuel the father of Gedor, and Ezer the father of Hushah. These are the sons of Hur, the firstborn of H672, the father of Bethlehem.


Lo, we heard of it at H672: we found it in the fields of the wood.


But thou, Bethlehem H672, though thou be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of thee shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting.