- the Egyptian officer whose wife tried to seduce Joseph. Gen. 39:1–20.
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Historical Examples of potiphar
Miss Potiphar from Egypt has brought you and herself into trouble.
At this juncture, Potiphar and his minions break upon the scene.
If he rides the high horse with you, just you ask him what he had to say to Potiphar's wife!Somehow Good
William de Morgan
Joseph was sold to a rich man in Egypt, by the name of Potiphar.Best Stories from the Best Book
James Edson White
Dearest, tell me, upon your honor, if you have ever heard any scandal of Mr. Potiphar?The Potiphar Papers
George William Curtis
- Old Testament one of Pharaoh's officers, who bought Joseph as a slave (Genesis 37:36)