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Scriptsאֶפְרָיִם Hebrew Εφραιμ Ancient Greek
PronouncedPron.EEF-ree-əm English
EEF-rəm English
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Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name אֶפְרָיִם ('Efrayim) which meant "fruitful". In the Old Testament Ephraim is a son of Joseph and Asenath and the founder of one of the twelve tribes of Israel.
VariantsEfraim Biblical Efraim Hebrew
Other Languages & Cultures'Efrayim Biblical Hebrew Yefrem Russian Jevrem Serbian Efraín Spanish Evron Yiddish
User SubmissionEphraïm

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Charles Dickens characters, Downton Abbey characters, Fire Emblem characters, food, fruits, Married with Children characters, Nintendo characters, Orthodox saints, sweets, twelve tribes of Israel
Entry updated July 11, 2018