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Classical Syriac[edit]


From Hebrew פַּרְעֹה(parʿōh), from Egyptian 𓉐𓉻(pr-ˁ3, great house), from 𓉐(pr, house) + 𓉻(ˁ3, big). Compare Arabic فِرْعَوْن(firʿawn).



ܦܪܥܘܢ (transliteration neededm

  1. pharaoh

Proper noun[edit]

ܦܪܥܘܢ (transliteration neededm

  1. Pharaoh


  • pr(wn”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Costaz, Louis (2002) Dictionnaire syriaque-français : Syriac–English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Beirut: Dar El-Machreq, p. 417a
  • Payne Smith, Jessie (1903) A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of R. Payne Smith, D.D., Oxford: Clarendon Press, p. 463b
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