Meaning and name origin
Ephrata \e-phra-ta, eph-rata\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ephrata is "fruitful; honored". Ephrata is a variant of Efrata (Hebrew); biblical: Efrata was the second wife of Caleb in the Old Testament.
Ephrata is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Ephrata for girls. Ephrata has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).