from the tribe of Ephraim, Hoshea son of Nun;
The descendants of Joseph by their families: Manasseh and Ephraim.
Ephraim’s jealousy will end, 1 and Judah’s hostility 2 will be eliminated. Ephraim will no longer be jealous of Judah, and Judah will no longer be hostile toward Ephraim.
Ephraim has mixed itself like flour 1 among the nations; Ephraim is like a ruined cake of bread that is scorched on one side. 2
Jephthah assembled all the men of Gilead and they fought with Ephraim. The men of Gilead defeated Ephraim, because the Ephraimites insulted them, saying, 1 “You Gileadites are refugees in Ephraim, living within Ephraim’s and Manasseh’s territory.” 2
Those of them who were numbered from the tribe of Ephraim were 40,500.
Joseph’s descendants, Manasseh and Ephraim, were assigned their land. 1
These were their names: Ben-Hur was in charge of the hill country of Ephraim.
Some from the tribes of Judah, Benjamin, and Ephraim and Manasseh settled in Jerusalem. 1
The splendid crown of Ephraim’s drunkards will be trampled underfoot.
For messengers are coming, heralding disaster, from the city of Dan and from the hills of Ephraim. 1
There was a man named Micah from the Ephraimite hill country.
From there they traveled through the Ephraimite hill country and arrived at Micah’s house.
Next to the border of Ephraim from the east side to the west, Reuben will have one portion.
Ephraim has attached himself to idols; Do not go near him!
When Joseph saw that his father placed his right hand on Ephraim’s head, it displeased him. 1 So he took his father’s hand to move it from Ephraim’s head to Manasseh’s head.
from the tribe of the Ephraimites, a leader, Kemuel son of Shiphtan;
“On the west will be the divisions of the camp of Ephraim under their standard. The leader of the people of Ephraim is Elishama son of Amihud.
I know Ephraim all too well; 1 the evil of 2 Israel is not hidden from me. For you have engaged in prostitution, O Ephraim; Israel has defiled itself. 3
I have seen a disgusting thing in the temple of Israel: there Ephraim practices temple prostitution and Judah defiles itself.