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Entry for Strong's #2187 - Ἐφραίμ

Transliteration
Ephraím
Phonetics
ef-rah-im'  
Word Origin
of Hebrew origin, (0669) or better (06085)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
Ephraim = "double fruitfulness"
  1. a city about a short day's journey from Jerusalem
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
John 1
John 1
John 1
BYZ TIS TR
N-PRI 1
N-PRI 1
N-PRI 1
NA WH
N-ASM 1
N-PRI 1


Thayer's Expanded Definition

Αφραιμ or (so R Tr) Αφραιμ (cf. Iota, at the end) (א L H Ἐφρεμ, Vulg. Ephrem,Efrem), Ephraim, proper name of a city situated, according to Eusebius, eight (but edition Larsow and Parthey, p. 196, 18, twenty), according to Jerome twenty miles from Jerusalem; according to Josephus, b. j. 4, 9, 9 not far from Bethel; conjectured by Robinson (Palest. i. 444f (cf. Bib. Sacr. for May 1845, p. 398f)), Ewald, et al., dissenting, to be the same as the village now called et-Taiyibeh, a short day's journey N. E. of Jerusalem: John 11:54. Cf. Winers RWB under the word; Keim, iii., p. 7f (English translation, 5:9).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Ἐφραίμ , (-ΐμ , Tr.),

Ephraim, a town near Jerusalem: John 11:54.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
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Εφραιμ Ἐφραὶμ Ephraim Ephraìm
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