673. Ephrathi
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Ephrathi: a descendant of Ephraim, also an inhabitant of Ephrath
Original Word: אֶפְרָתִי
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: Ephrathi
Phonetic Spelling: (ef-rawth-ee')
Short Definition: Ephraimite

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as apher
a desc. of Ephraim, also an inhab. of Ephrath
NASB Translation
Ephraimite (3), Ephrathite (1), Ephrathites (1).

אֶפְרָתִי adjective, of a people Ephrathite.

1 Ephraimite, compare אֶפְרָתָה 1 Judges 12:5; 1 Samuel 1:1 (of ancestor of Elkanah) 1 Kings 11:26 (of Jeroboam)

2 from ׳א 2; מִבֵּית לֶחֶם ׳א 1 Samuel 17:12 (of Jesse); plural אֶפְרָתִים מִבֵּית לֶחֶם Ruth 1:2.

אפת (meaning dubious √ whence Arabic calamity, & also wonder, portent; according to Thes Arabic √ = suffer evil). **but Thes612. Add. 72 deletes אפת, and derives מוֺפֵת from √ פו׳׳, so BaNB § 172 c; see also, on as late by-form of , DBMacdonaldJBL xiv (1895). 58 ff..

Ephraimite, Ephrathite

Patrial form 'Ephraath; an Ephrathite or an Ephraimite -- Ephraimite, Ephrathite.

see HEBREW 'Ephraath

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