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Gender Masculine
Scripts אֶףְרָיִם(Hebrew) Εφραιμ(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. EEF-ree-əm(English)

Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name אֶףְרָיִם ('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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