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or phar·aoh  (fâr′ō, fā′rō)
1. A king of ancient Egypt.
2. A tyrant.

[Middle English Pharao, from Late Latin Pharaō, from Greek, from Hebrew par'ō, from Egyptian pr-'' : pr, house + '', great.]

Phar′a·on′ic (fâr′ā-ŏn′ĭk) adj.
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Adj.1.Pharaonic - of or relating to the ancient Egyptian kings
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The Egyptian band, which appeared in golden and white Pharaonic costumes, presented an outstanding show during the festival.
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1 / 2 This photo released Tuesday, April 2, 2019, by the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities, shows pharaonic paintings in the tomb of a noble from the time of one of the earliest pharaonic dynasties, in Saqqara, Giza, Egypt.
Minya, Feb 2, 2019, SPA -- Egyptian archaeologists uncovered a Pharaonic tomb containing 50 mummies dating back to the Ptolemaic era, in Minya, south of Cairo, the ministry of antiquities said on Saturday.
Photo feature by Mahdi Al-Nimer ROME, Dec 10 (KUNA) -- The Museo Egizio, or the Egyptian Museum, of Turin in Italy is the second largest museum for antiquities from the Pharaonic era, after the Museum of Cairo in Egypt.
The move comes days after social media reported the party had been held inside the Temple of Karnak in Luxor in Upper Egypt, triggering an outcry and fears that such events could damage the pharaonic monument.
The Egyptian antiquities ministry said all of the museum's pieces were destroyed, including those in the pharaonic hall.
Egypt's shrinking freshwater "Pharaonic Sea" has residents in its nearly 50 surrounding fishing villages worried.
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Other scenes also depict a monkey -- in Pharaonic times, monkeys were commonly kept as domestic animals -- picking fruit.
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