Meaning of Ephraim
Pronunciation: (ē'frē-um, ē'frum for 4 also ef'rum), [key]
- the younger son of Joseph. Gen. 41:52.
- the tribe of Israel traditionally descended from him. Gen. 48:1.
- the Biblical kingdom of the Hebrews in N Palestine, including ten of the twelve tribes. Cf. Judah (def. 3).
- a male given name.