Definition of Pharaonic

1. Adjective. Of or relating to the ancient Egyptian kings.

Partainyms: Pharaoh
Derivative terms: Pharaoh



Definition of Pharaonic

1. a. Of or pertaining to the Pharaohs, or kings of ancient Egypt.

Definition of Pharaonic

1. Adjective. of or pertaining to a Pharaoh ¹

2. Adjective. impressively large or luxurious ¹

3. Adjective. tyrannical or brutally oppressive ¹

4. Adjective. (medicine) Of or pertaining to infibulation as a means of female circumcision ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pharaonic

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pharaonic

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phantosmias
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Literary usage of Pharaonic

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1. A History of Egypt Under the Pharaohs: Derived Entirely from the Monuments by Heinrich Karl Brugsch, Henry Danby Seymour (1881)
"Besides this, the sign o of the sun (Ra), which is so essential an element in the composition of pharaonic escutcheons,1 makes its first appearance with the ..."

2. Egypt and the Egyptian Question by Donald Mackenzie Wallace (1883)
"The Egyptian climate—The annual inundation—The pharaonic system of agriculture still practised in Upper Egypt—Defects of the pharaonic inundation system—The ..."

3. The Literature of Egypt and the Soudan from the Earliest Times to the Year by Ibrahim-Hilmy (1888)
"... Egyptian climate—The annual inundation—The pharaonic system of agriculture still practised iu Upper Egypt—Defects of the pharaonic inundation system—The ..."

4. The Slave Systems of Greek and Roman Antiquity by William Linn Westermann (1955)
"SLAVERY IN HELLENISTIC EGYPT pharaonic TRADITION AND GREEK INTRUSIONS In the discussion presented in the foregoing chapter a marked difference emerged ..."

5. The Childhood of Art; Or, The Ascent of Man: Or, The Ascent of Man; a Sketch by Herbert Green Spearing (1913)
"... CHAPTER IX pharaonic ART E have noticed (page 191) that at some indeterminate period far back in their national existence a certain change was manifest ..."

6. Egypt: Three Essays on the History, Religion and Art of Ancient Egypt by Martin Brimmer (1891)
"Dogmas, forms, conventional rules of pharaonic times still reigned supreme and unaltered. As Charles Blanc picturesquely says, " Symbolism was for Egyptian ..."

7. A Wandering Scholar in the Levant by David George Hogarth (1896)
"The land of mystery—The land of stagnation—The land of mirage—pharaonic fallacies—Egyptian art—Influences of Nature—The secrets of the grave— Pharaoh king ..."

8. The True Story of the Exodus of Israel: Together with a Brief Review of the by Heinrich Karl Brugsch (1880)
"THE CHRONOLOGY OF THE pharaonic HISTORY. IP the reader's curiosity leads him to an inquiry concerning the epochs of time already fixed in the history of the ..."

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