Holman Bible Dictionary
The KJV designation for the hill country belonging to Ephraim. Modern translations use the phrase “hill country of Ephraim” since an entire region is intended rather than a particular mount. Scripture specifies that the following cities were located in the hill country of Ephraim: Bethel (Judges 4:5
); Gibeah (Joshua 24:33
); Ramah (Judges 4:5
); Shamir (Judges 10:1
); Shechem (Joshua 20:7
); Timnath-heres or -serah (Joshua 19:50
; Judges 2:9
These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.
Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Ephraim, Mount'. Holman Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hbd/e/ephraim-mount.html. 1991.