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Potiphar(pŏt`ifər), in the Bible, chief official of Pharaoh who bought Joseph and gave him a high position in his house. Later when his wife falsely accused Joseph, Potiphar put Joseph into prison.
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Old Testament one of Pharaoh's officers, who bought Joseph as a slave (Genesis 37:36)
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