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ephod

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noun eph·od \ˈe-ˌfäd, ˈē-\

Definition of ephod

  1. 1 :  a linen apron worn in ancient Hebrew rites; especially :  a vestment for the high priest

  2. 2 :  an ancient Hebrew instrument of priestly divination



Origin of ephod

Middle English, from Late Latin, from Hebrew ēphōdh


First Known Use: 14th century


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