pharaon

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pharaon (plural pharaons)

  1. Archaic form of pharaoh.

French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pharaon m (plural pharaons)

  1. pharaoh (supreme ruler of ancient Egypt)

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin pharaō, from Ancient Greek φαραώ (pharaṓ), from Hebrew פַּרְעֹה (par‘ōh), from Egyptian 𓉐𓉻 (pr-ˁ3, great house).

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Noun[edit]

pharaon m (plural pharaones)

  1. pharaoh
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 12r. a.
      Fablat agora delant pharaon & dezidle que myo padre me coyuro. […] dixo pharaon ſub & ſotierra to padre.
      Speak now before Pharaoh and tell him that my father asked [something] of me. […] Pharaoh said: "go forth and bury your father".
    • Idem, f. 11r. b.
      E ſubieron cõ el todos ſos vaſallos de pharaon. los mayores de su caſa de pharaon & todos los mayores de egypto.
      And all of Pharaoh's vassals went forth with him; the elders of the house of Pharaoh and all the elders of Egypt.

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