ephah


ephah

noun \ˈē-fə, ˈe-fə\

Definition of EPHAH

:  an ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure equal to 110 homer or a little over a bushel

Origin of EPHAH

Middle English ephi, from Late Latin, from Hebrew ēphāh, from Egyptian 'pt
First Known Use: 1611

Other Bible Terms

antediluvian, apocalyptic, apocrypha, behemoth

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: epharmone
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Eph
All Words Near: ephah

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up ephah? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More