- a masculine name
- the younger son of Joseph: Gen. 41:51
- the tribe of Israel descended from this son: Num. 1:32
- the kingdom of Israel
Origin of EphraimEcclesiastical Late Latin from Ecclesiastical Greek from Classical Hebrew (language) efrayim, literally , very fruitful
Hebrew אֶפְרַיִם (Efráyim, “Ephraim”, literally “fruitful”).