Origin of Pharaoh
Words nearby Pharaoh
How to use Pharaoh in a sentence
Just like in the Bible story, where they say the great Pharaoh held down the Jews, Israelites and all that.Native American Basketball Team in Wyoming Have Hoop Dreams Of Their Own|Robert Silverman|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The only dissenting colleague said, “It reminds me of the head of a pharaoh.”
“Joke of the day,” tweeted one well-known blogger, who writes under the pen name The Big Pharaoh.Egypt’s Military Commemorates ‘Martyrs’ It Gunned Down|Alastair Beach|November 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And did they bequeath to the military the task of rescuing the democratic impulse stifled by a pharaoh with an Islamist face?
A boulder carved in 1884 marks the cemetery where Isaac Pharaoh, Julia Johnson, and some 200 others lie.
The Virginia Assembly rewarded Pharaoh for his courageous act by giving him complete freedom.
During the delay, Pharaoh, one of the Negroes, decided to warn the Richmonders of their impending disaster.
Remember in what manner our fathers were saved in the Red Sea, when Pharaoh pursued them with a great army.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
The Pharaoh of Joseph's time seems to have affiliated with the Israelites as natural friends,--to assist him in case of war.Beacon Lights of History, Volume II|John Lord
Meanwhile the king had died, and a new Pharaoh had ascended the throne.The Necessity of Atheism|Dr. D.M. Brooks
British Dictionary definitions for Pharaoh
Derived forms of PharaohPharaonic (fɛəˈrɒnɪk), adjective
Word Origin for Pharaoh
Cultural definitions for Pharaoh
The title of the kings of ancient Egypt (see also Egypt). In the story of Joseph and his brothers, a pharaoh puts Joseph in charge of his entire kingdom. In the Book of Exodus, a pharaoh repeatedly refuses the request of Moses to let the Israelites leave the country and does not give in until after the worst of the ten plagues of Egypt.