ephah

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noun \ˈē-fə, ˈe-fə\

Definition of ephah

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

Origin and Etymology of ephah

Middle English ephi, from Late Latin, from Hebrew ēphāh, from Egypt 'pt


First Known Use: 1611


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