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

Pharaoh Origin and Meaning

The name Pharaoh is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "ruler".

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


tencolorpen Says:


one of my friends is named this, he is very tall

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.