Definition of ephah in English:

Share this entry

ephah

Pronunciation: /ˈiːfə/

noun

An ancient Hebrew dry measure equivalent to the bath (of about 40 litres or 9 gallons).

Origin

From Hebrew 'ēp̱āh, probably from Egyptian.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: ephah

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.