Definition of Pharaonian in US English:

Pharaonian

adjective

rare
  • Pharaonic.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in William Penn (1644–1718), Quaker leader and founder of Pennsylvania. From post-classical Latin Pharaon-, Pharao Pharaoh + -ian.

Pronunciation

Pharaonian

/ˌfɛːreɪˈəʊnɪən/