(Ephʹlal) [judge, judging].
The son of Zabad of the family of Jerahmeel and the father of Obed. Ephlal was a descendant of Perez, a son of Judah by Tamar. His great-great-grandfather was an Egyptian, Jarha, to whom his master Sheshan gave his daughter as wife, inasmuch as Sheshan had no sons.—1 Chron. 2:4, 5, 9, 25, 34-37.