Potiphar in the Bible

(An officer of Pharaoh. The LXX has "eunuch" even though he had a wife) Joseph's master

  • Genesis 37:36 And the Midianites sold him into Egypt unto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, and captain of the guard.
  • Genesis 39:1 And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the hands of the Ishmeelites, which had brought him down thither.

Bible Encyclopedia for POTIPHAR.

See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Potiphar.

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