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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 - When Pharaoh's officials saw her, they praised her to Pharaoh. So Abram's wife was taken into the household of Pharaoh,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:17 - But the LORD struck Pharaoh and his household with severe diseases because of Sarai, Abram's wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:18 - So Pharaoh summoned Abram and said, "What is this you have done to me? Why didn't you tell me that she was your wife?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:20 - Pharaoh gave his men orders about Abram, and so they expelled him, along with his wife and all his possessions.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:36 - Now in Egypt the Midianites sold Joseph to Potiphar, one of Pharaoh's officials, the captain of the guard.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:1 - Now Joseph had been brought down to Egypt. An Egyptian named Potiphar, an official of Pharaoh and the captain of the guard, purchased him from the Ishmaelites who had brought him there.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:2 - Pharaoh was enraged with his two officials, the cupbearer and the baker,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:7 - So he asked Pharaoh's officials, who were with him in custody in his master's house, "Why do you look so sad today?"
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:11 - Now Pharaoh's cup was in my hand, so I took the grapes, squeezed them into his cup, and put the cup in Pharaoh's hand."
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:13 - In three more days Pharaoh will reinstate you and restore you to your office. You will put Pharaoh's cup in his hand, just as you did before when you were cupbearer.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:14 - But remember me when it goes well for you, and show me kindness. Make mention of me to Pharaoh and bring me out of this prison,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:17 - In the top basket there were baked goods of every kind for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them from the basket that was on my head."
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:19 - In three more days Pharaoh will decapitate you and impale you on a pole. Then the birds will eat your flesh from you."
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:20 - On the third day it was Pharaoh's birthday, so he gave a feast for all his servants. He "lifted up" the head of the chief cupbearer and the head of the chief baker in the midst of his servants.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:21 - He restored the chief cupbearer to his former position so that he placed the cup in Pharaoh's hand,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:1 - At the end of two full years Pharaoh had a dream. As he was standing by the Nile,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:4 - The bad-looking, thin cows ate the seven fine-looking, fat cows. Then Pharaoh woke up.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:7 - The thin heads swallowed up the seven healthy and full heads. Then Pharaoh woke up and realized it was a dream.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:8 - In the morning he was troubled, so he called for all the diviner-priests of Egypt and all its wise men. Pharaoh told them his dreams, but no one could interpret them for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:9 - Then the chief cupbearer said to Pharaoh, "Today I recall my failures.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:10 - Pharaoh was enraged with his servants, and he put me in prison in the house of the captain of the guards - me and the chief baker.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:14 - Then Pharaoh summoned Joseph. So they brought him quickly out of the dungeon; he shaved himself, changed his clothes, and came before Pharaoh.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:15 - Pharaoh said to Joseph, "I had a dream, and there is no one who can interpret it. But I have heard about you, that you can interpret dreams."
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:16 - Joseph replied to Pharaoh, "It is not within my power, but God will speak concerning the welfare of Pharaoh."
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:17 - Then Pharaoh said to Joseph, "In my dream I was standing by the edge of the Nile.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:25 - Then Joseph said to Pharaoh, "Both dreams of Pharaoh have the same meaning. God has revealed to Pharaoh what he is about to do.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:28 - This is just what I told Pharaoh: God has shown Pharaoh what he is about to do.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:32 - The dream was repeated to Pharaoh because the matter has been decreed by God, and God will make it happen soon.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:33 - "So now Pharaoh should look for a wise and discerning man and give him authority over all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:34 - Pharaoh should do this - he should appoint officials throughout the land to collect one-fifth of the produce of the land of Egypt during the seven years of abundance.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:35 - They should gather all the excess food during these good years that are coming. By Pharaoh's authority they should store up grain so the cities will have food, and they should preserve it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:37 - This advice made sense to Pharaoh and all his officials.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:38 - So Pharaoh asked his officials, "Can we find a man like Joseph, one in whom the Spirit of God is present?"
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:39 - So Pharaoh said to Joseph, "Because God has enabled you to know all this, there is no one as wise and discerning as you are!
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:41 - "See here," Pharaoh said to Joseph, "I place you in authority over all the land of Egypt."
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:42 - Then Pharaoh took his signet ring from his own hand and put it on Joseph's. He clothed him with fine linen clothes and put a gold chain around his neck.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:44 - Pharaoh also said to Joseph, "I am Pharaoh, but without your permission no one will move his hand or his foot in all the land of Egypt."
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:45 - Pharaoh gave Joseph the name Zaphenath-Paneah. He also gave him Asenath daughter of Potiphera, priest of On, to be his wife. So Joseph took charge of all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:46 - Now Joseph was 30 years old when he began serving Pharaoh king of Egypt. Joseph was commissioned by Pharaoh and was in charge of all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:55 - When all the land of Egypt experienced the famine, the people cried out to Pharaoh for food. Pharaoh said to all the people of Egypt, "Go to Joseph and do whatever he tells you."
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:15 - You will be tested in this way: As surely as Pharaoh lives, you will not depart from this place unless your youngest brother comes here.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:16 - One of you must go and get your brother, while the rest of you remain in prison. In this way your words may be tested to see if you are telling the truth. If not, then, as surely as Pharaoh lives, you are spies!"
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:18 - Then Judah approached him and said, "My lord, please allow your servant to speak a word with you. Please do not get angry with your servant, for you are just like Pharaoh.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:2 - He wept loudly; the Egyptians heard it and Pharaoh's household heard about it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:8 - So now, it is not you who sent me here, but God. He has made me an adviser to Pharaoh, lord over all his household, and ruler over all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:16 - Now it was reported in the household of Pharaoh, "Joseph's brothers have arrived." It pleased Pharaoh and his servants.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:17 - Pharaoh said to Joseph, "Say to your brothers, 'Do this: Load your animals and go to the land of Canaan!
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:21 - So the sons of Israel did as he said. Joseph gave them wagons as Pharaoh had instructed, and he gave them provisions for the journey.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:5 - Then Jacob started out from Beer Sheba, and the sons of Israel carried their father Jacob, their little children, and their wives in the wagons that Pharaoh had sent along to transport him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:31 - Then Joseph said to his brothers and his father's household, "I will go up and tell Pharaoh, 'My brothers and my father's household who were in the land of Canaan have come to me.

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