pot'-i-far (poTiphar; compare Egyptian Potiphera (Genesis 39:1)):

A high Egyptian official who became the master of Joseph. It is particularly mentioned that he was an Egyptian, i.e. one of the native Egyptian officials at the Hyksos court.

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'POTIPHAR'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.