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Phar·aoh

or phar·aoh  (fâr′ō, fā′rō)
n.
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.

Pharaoh

(ˈfɛərəʊ)
n
(Historical Terms) the title of the ancient Egyptian kings
[Old English Pharaon, via Latin, Greek, and Hebrew ultimately from Egyptian pr-'o great house]
Pharaonic adj

Phar•aoh

(ˈfɛər oʊ, ˈfær oʊ, ˈfeɪ roʊ)

n.
1. a title of an ancient Egyptian king.
2. (l.c.) tyrant.
[before 900; Middle English Pharao, Old English Pharaon < Latin pharao < Greek pharaṓ, s. pharaōn- < Hebrew phār‘ōh < Egyptian pr ‘' great house (orig. a designation for the palace)]
Phar•a•on•ic (ˌfɛər eɪˈɒn ɪk, ˌfær-) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Pharaoh - the title of the ancient Egyptian kingsPharaoh - the title of the ancient Egyptian kings
Cheops, Khufu - Egyptian Pharaoh of the 27th century BC who commissioned the Great Pyramid at Giza
ruler, swayer - a person who rules or commands; "swayer of the universe"
Translations
faraofaraon
faarao
faraon
fáraó
faraón
farao

Pharaoh

[ˈfɛərəʊ] NFaraón m

Pharaoh

[ˈfɛərəʊ] npharaon m

Pharaoh

nPharao m; the tombs of the Pharaohsdie Pharaonengräber pl

Pharaoh

[ˈfɛərəʊ] nfaraone m
References in classic literature ?
As when the potent Rod Of AMRAMS Son in EGYPTS evill day Wav'd round the Coast, up call'd a pitchy cloud Of LOCUSTS, warping on the Eastern Wind, That ore the Realm of impious PHAROAH hung Like Night, and darken'd all the Land of NILE: So numberless were those bad Angels seen Hovering on wing under the Cope of Hell 'Twixt upper, nether, and surrounding Fires; Till, as a signal giv'n, th' uplifted Spear Of their great Sultan waving to direct Thir course, in even ballance down they light On the firm brimstone, and fill all the Plain; A multitude, like which the populous North Pour'd never from her frozen loyns, to pass RHENE or the DANAW, when her barbarous Sons Came like a Deluge on the South, and spread Beneath GIBRALTAR to the LYBIAN sands.
Who or what are the Jebusites, Egypt, Pharoah, and Saul?) 2.
No-one was able to tackle the King of Awesome, Pharoah's Advocate, as he added plenty mustard to his finish in the Uhuru Cup.
Prepare to be impressed by Jay Pharoah's impressions and comedy this weekend at Rosemont's Zanies.
THE day may be overcast but American Pharoah's reddish-brown coat still shimmers as he trots from his luxury stables and does what he does best - posing for selfies with a queue of adoring fans.
Bottles at the James E Pepper distillery Master distiller Marianne Eaves A foggy morning in the Bluegrass THE day may be overcast but American Pharoah's reddish-brown coat still shimmers as he trots from his luxury stables and does what he does best - posing for selfies with a queue of adoring fans.
American Pharoah at Ashford Stud THE day may be overcast, but American Pharoah's reddish-brown coat still shimmers as he trots from his luxury stables and does what he does best - posing for selfies with a queue of adoring fans.
Stamina is not an issue for Pharoah, a jewel in the crown of the Coolmore empire.
Apellis announced an update on its US-based Phase 1b PHAROAH trial for patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, or PNH.
Espinoza, a three-time Kentucky Derby winner who captured the Triple Crown with American Pharoah in 2015, broke the C3 vertebra in his neck and had lingering numbness in his left shoulder and arm but no other fractures from the fall, his agent, Brian Beach, told the Union Tribune.
American Pharoah in 2015 became the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978.
After winning the most difficult race of his career, Justify has the chance at the Belmont Stakes in New York on June 9 to accomplish the same rare feat Baffert's American Pharoah did in 2015.