Meaning and Origin of: Ephraim

Hebrew: Fruitful.

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Hebrew : Fruitful

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • Mainly Jewish : from the Biblical name, which is probably from a Hebrew word meaning ‘fruitful’. In Genesis 41:52, Ephraim is one of the sons of Joseph and the founder of one of the twelve tribes of Israel.