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Ephraimite

[ee-free-uh-mahyt, ee-fruh-mit] /ˈi fri əˌmaɪt, ˈi frə mɪt/
noun
1.
a member of the tribe of Ephraim.
2.
an inhabitant of the northern kingdom of Israel.
adjective
3.
Also, Ephraimitic
[ee-free-uh-mit-ik, ee-fruh-mit-] /ˈi fri əˈmɪt ɪk, ˌi frəˈmɪt-/ (Show IPA)
. of or pertaining to the tribe of Ephraim or the Ephraimites.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; Ephraim + -ite1
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Ephraimite

/ˈiːfreɪɪˌmaɪt/
noun
1.
a member of the tribe of Ephraim
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