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Lexicon :: Strong's H6547 - parʿô

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of Egyptian derivation
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TWOT Reference: 1825

Strong’s Definitions

פַּרְעֹה Parʻôh, par-o'; of Egyptian derivation; Paroh, a general title of Egyptian kings:—Pharaoh.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 268x

The KJV translates Strong's H6547 in the following manner: Pharaoh (268x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 268x
The KJV translates Strong's H6547 in the following manner: Pharaoh (268x).
  1. Pharaoh = "great house"

    1. the common title of the king of Egypt

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פַּרְעֹה Parʻôh, par-o'; of Egyptian derivation; Paroh, a general title of Egyptian kings:—Pharaoh.
STRONGS H6547: Abbreviations
פַּרְעֹה 275 noun masculine Pharaoh, Φαραω, title of Egyptain kings (Egyptian pr-ò, great house, of royal court, and (in new kingdom) of king GriffithHastings DB MeyGeschichte. Alt. i. 59 SteindBAS. i. 343; in Assyrian piŕ°u according to most, compare COTGlossary Steindl.c., but see WklMVAG. 1898. 3f.); — פ׳ Genesis 12:15 (3 times in verse); Genesis 12:17 212 times Hexateuch + 19 times Kings, Isaiah 19:11 (twice in verse) + 3 times, Jeremiah 25:19 + 10 times, Ezekiel 17:17 + 12 times, Nehemiah 9:10; 1 Chronicles 4:18; 2 Chronicles 8:11; Psalm 135:9; Psalm 136:15; Songs 1:9; + מֶלֶךְ מִצְרַיִם (not early) Jeremiah 25:19; Jeremiah 46:17; Deuteronomy 7:8; Deuteronomy 11:3; Ezekiel 29:2, 3; Ezekiel 30:21, 22; Ezekiel 31:2; 1 Kings 3:1; 1 Kings 9:16; 1 Kings 11:18; 2 Kings 17:7; 2 Kings 18:21 = Isaiah 36:6; Genesis 41:46 (E), Exodus 6:11, 13, 27, 29; Exodus 14:8 (all P); with proper name חָפְרַע פ׳ Jeremiah 44:30, נְכֹה פ׳ Jeremiah 46:2; 2 Kings 23:29, 33, 34, 35.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


12:2; 12:15; 12:17; 41:46


6:11; 6:13; 6:27; 6:29; 14:8


7:8; 11:3

1 Kings

3:1; 9:16; 11:18

2 Kings

17:7; 18:21; 23:29; 23:33; 23:34; 23:35

1 Chronicles


2 Chronicles





135:9; 136:15

Song of Songs



19:11; 36:6


25:19; 25:19; 44:30; 46:2; 46:17


17:17; 29:2; 29:3; 30:21; 30:22; 31:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6547 matches the Hebrew פַּרְעֹה (parʿô),
which occurs 268 times in 230 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 5 (Gen 12:15–Gen 46:31)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:15 - Pharaoh’s H6547 officials saw her and praised her to Pharaoh H6547; and the woman was taken into Pharaoh’s H6547 house.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:17 -

But the LORD struck Pharaoh H6547 and his house with great plagues because of Sarai, Abram’s wife.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:18 - Then Pharaoh H6547 called Abram and said, “What is this that you have done to me? Why did you not tell me that she was your wife?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:20 - And Pharaoh H6547 commanded his men concerning him; and they [fn]escorted him away, with his wife and all that belonged to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:36 - Meanwhile, the [fn]Midianites sold him in Egypt to Potiphar, Pharaoh’s H6547 officer, the captain of the bodyguard.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:1 -

Now Joseph had been taken down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an Egyptian officer of Pharaoh H6547, the captain of the bodyguard, bought him [fn]from the Ishmaelites, who had taken him down there.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:2 - And Pharaoh H6547 was furious with his two officials, the chief cupbearer and the chief baker.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:7 - So he asked Pharaoh’s H6547 officials who were with him in confinement in his master’s house, “[fn]Why are your faces so sad today?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:11 - “Now Pharaoh’s H6547 cup was in my hand; so I took the grapes and squeezed them into Pharaoh’s H6547 cup, and I put the cup into Pharaoh’s H6547 [fn]hand.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:13 - within three more days Pharaoh H6547 will [fn]lift up your head and restore you to your office; and you will put Pharaoh’s H6547 cup into his hand as in your former practice when you were his cupbearer.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:14 - “Only [fn]keep me in mind when it goes well for you, and please do me a kindness [fn]by mentioning me to Pharaoh H6547, and get me out of this [fn]prison.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:17 - and in the top basket there were some of all [fn]kinds of baked food for Pharaoh H6547, and the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:19 - within three more days Pharaoh H6547 will lift up your head from you and will hang you on a wooden post, and the birds will eat your flesh off you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:20 -

So it came about on the third day, which was Pharaoh’s H6547 birthday, that he held a feast for all his servants; and he lifted up the head of the chief cupbearer and the head of the chief baker among his servants.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:21 - He restored the chief cupbearer to his [fn]office, and he put the cup into Pharaoh’s H6547 [fn]hand;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:1 -

Now it happened at the end of two full years that Pharaoh H6547 had a dream, and behold, he was standing by the Nile.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:4 - Then the ugly and [fn]thin cows ate the seven fine-looking and fat cows. Then Pharaoh H6547 awoke.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:7 - And the thin ears swallowed the seven plump and full ears. Then Pharaoh H6547 awoke, and behold, it was a dream.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:8 - Now in the morning his spirit was troubled, so he sent messengers and called for all the soothsayer priests of Egypt, and all its wise men. And Pharaoh H6547 told them his [fn]dreams, but there was no one who could interpret them for Pharaoh H6547.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:9 -

Then the chief cupbearer spoke to Pharaoh H6547, saying, “I would make mention today of my own [fn]offenses.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:10 - “Pharaoh H6547 was furious with his servants, and he put me in confinement in the house of the captain of the bodyguard, both me and the chief baker.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:14 -

Then Pharaoh H6547 sent word and called for Joseph, and they hurriedly brought him out of the dungeon; and when he had shaved himself and changed his clothes, he came to Pharaoh H6547.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:15 - Pharaoh H6547 said to Joseph, “I have had a dream, but no one can interpret it; and I have heard [fn]it said about you, that [fn]when you hear a dream you can interpret it.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:16 - Joseph then answered Pharaoh H6547, saying, “[fn]It has nothing to do with me; God will [fn]give Pharaoh H6547 an answer for his own good.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:17 - So Pharaoh H6547 said to Joseph, “In my dream, there I was, standing on the bank of the Nile;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:25 -

And Joseph said to Pharaoh H6547, “Pharaoh’s H6547 [fn]dreams are one and the same; God has told to Pharaoh H6547 what He is about to do.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:28 - [fn]It is as I have spoken to Pharaoh H6547: God has shown Pharaoh H6547 what He is about to do.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:32 - “Now as for the repeating of the dream to Pharaoh H6547 twice, it means that the matter is confirmed by God, and God will quickly bring it about.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:33 - “So now let Pharaoh H6547 look for a man discerning and wise, and appoint him over the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:34 - “Let Pharaoh H6547 take action to appoint overseers [fn]in charge of the land, and let him take a fifth of the produce of the land of Egypt as a tax in the seven years of abundance.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:35 - “Then have them collect all the food of these good years that are coming, and store up the grain for food in the cities under Pharaoh’s H6547 authority, and have them guard it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:37 -

Now the [fn]proposal seemed good [fn]to Pharaoh H6547 and [fn]to all his servants.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:38 - Then Pharaoh H6547 said to his servants, “Can we find a man like this, in whom there is a divine spirit?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:39 - So Pharaoh H6547 said to Joseph, “Since God has informed you of all this, there is no one as discerning and wise as you are.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:41 - Pharaoh H6547 also said to Joseph, “See, I have placed you over all the land of Egypt.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:42 - Then Pharaoh H6547 took off his signet ring from his hand and put it on Joseph’s hand, and clothed him in garments of fine linen, and put the gold necklace around his neck.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:44 - Moreover, Pharaoh H6547 said to Joseph, “Though I am Pharaoh H6547, yet without [fn]your permission no one shall raise his hand or foot in all the land of Egypt.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:45 - Then Pharaoh H6547 named Joseph [fn]Zaphenath-paneah; and he gave him Asenath, the daughter of Potiphera priest of [fn]On, to be his wife. And Joseph went out over the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:46 -

Now Joseph was thirty years old when he [fn]stood in the presence of Pharaoh H6547, king of Egypt. And Joseph went out from the presence of Pharaoh H6547 and went through all the land of Egypt.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:55 - So when all the land of Egypt suffered famine, the people cried out to Pharaoh H6547 for bread; and Pharaoh H6547 said to all the Egyptians, “Go to Joseph; whatever he says to you, you shall do.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:15 - by this you will be tested: by the life of Pharaoh H6547, you shall not leave this place unless your youngest brother comes here!
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:16 - “Send one of you and have him get your brother, while you remain confined, so that your words may be tested, whether there is truth in you. But if not, by the life of Pharaoh H6547, you are certainly spies!”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:18 -

Then Judah approached him and said, “Oh my lord, may your servant please speak a word in my lord’s ears, and [fn]do not be angry with your servant; for you are equal to Pharaoh H6547.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:2 - Then he [fn]wept so loudly that the Egyptians heard it, and the household of Pharaoh H6547 heard about it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:8 - “Now, therefore, it was not you who sent me here, but God; and He has made me a father to Pharaoh H6547 and lord of all his household, and ruler over all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:16 -

Now when the [fn]news was heard in Pharaoh’s H6547 house [fn]that Joseph’s brothers had come, it [fn]pleased Pharaoh H6547 and his servants.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:17 - Then Pharaoh H6547 said to Joseph, “Say to your brothers, ‘Do this: load your livestock and [fn]go to the land of Canaan,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:21 -

Then the sons of Israel did so; and Joseph gave them wagons according to the [fn]command of Pharaoh H6547, and gave them provisions for the journey.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:5 -

Then Jacob left Beersheba, and the sons of Israel carried their father Jacob and their little ones and their wives in the wagons which Pharaoh H6547 had sent to carry him.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:31 - But Joseph said to his brothers and to his father’s household, “I will go up and tell Pharaoh H6547, and will say to him, ‘My brothers and my father’s household, who were in the land of Canaan, have come to me;

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