Ephraimite

noun
Ephra·​im·​ite | \ ˈē-frē-ə-ˌmīt How to pronounce Ephraimite (audio) \

Definition of Ephraimite

1 : a member of the Hebrew tribe of Ephraim
2 : a native or inhabitant of the biblical northern kingdom of Israel

First Known Use of Ephraimite

1568, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Ephraimite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ephraimite. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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