Now there was a certain man of Ramathaim Zophim of the hill country of Ephraim, and his name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite, Bible

“an Ephraimite.” That is, from the tribe of Ephraim.

Commentary for: 1 Samuel 1:1