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Gender: Male Meaning of Pharaoh: "ruler" Origin of Pharaoh: Latin

The name Pharaoh is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "ruler". Pharaoh and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Ruler or Royal and discussed in our forums with posts like "Name Association Game".

From the experts:

Overstretching, in the Prince and Pope mold. Famous jazz saxophonist Pharoah [sic] Saunders was really named Ferrell.

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Pharoah, Pharo, Faroh, Pharoh

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MonikerWanderer Says:


I Iiked this as a name when I was about 10. Now I much prefer an alternate spelling like Faroh, or Farrow. Not that I think I'll use them. Egyptian names are cool but I think this is a name interest you grow past.

autumnreverie Says:


It's no worse than other royal names in use.