From an unused noun (denoting a place in Palestine; from an unused root of uncertain meaning); an Ophnite (collectively) or inhabitant of Ophen
KJV Usage: Ophni.
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions
Ophni = "mouldy" 1. a town of Benjamin located 2.5 (4.5 km) miles northwest of Bethel; modern 'Jifna'
Origin: from an unused noun [denoting a place in Palestine]
Parts of Speech: Proper Name Location