Aphairema | Free Online Biblical Library

If you like our 14,000 Articles library, you'll love our Courses tailor-made for all stages of church life:

Courses cover a wide range of Bible, Theology and Ministry.


APHAIREMA ə fâr’ ə mə (̓Αφαίρεμα; KJV APHEREMA ə fĕr’ ə mə; ASV APHAEREMA ə fer’ ə mə). One of three districts taken from Samaria and added to Judaea by the king of Syria, Demetrius Nicator (Jos. Antiq. XIII. iv. 9; 1 Macc 10:38). This was subsequently confirmed by Demetrius II (11:34). It was near Bethel and represents the Aram. place named Ephraim. It is identified with the present et-Taiyibeh.