Name: Ephraim

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ephraim

  • Meaning:
    Fruitful
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Fruitful
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (EE frah im); (EF ram)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Ephraim)
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Miscellaneous Info for Ephraim

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Derived from the Hebrew Efrayim (very fruitful). The name was borne by the second son of Joseph and of one of the tribes of Israel named after him.

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