[ sef-ahr-vahyts, si-fahr- ]
/ ˈsɛf ɑrˌvaɪts, sɪˈfɑr- /
people believed to be of the ancient Babylonian city of Sippar, some of whom later settled in Samaria.
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The Sepharvites burnt their children in the fire to Adramelech.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.