An ephah is a Biblical unit of measurement equal to 1/2 bushel or 17.6 liters.

The ephah is equivalent to 1/10 of a cor or homer.

Ephah is used dozens of times throughout the Bible in relation to all kinds of agriculture.  In addition to being a unit of measurement, it is used to refer to a basket the size of an ephah, much like today we have a bushel basket.

Related Definition: Cor

Tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>