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Potiphar

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Egyptian chamberlain of Pharaoh’s butchers. Acquired Joseph as his slave and appointed him to run all his household affairs. He later cast Joseph into prison because of his wife’s false accusation that Joseph raped her.

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Entry for 'Potiphar'. Chabad Knowledge Base. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ckb/p/potiphar.html. 2012.

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