King vs. Pharaoh

King vs. Pharaoh — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between King and Pharaoh

Kingnoun

A male sovereign.

Pharaohnoun

A king of ancient Egypt.

Kingnoun

One that is supreme or preeminent in a particular group, category, or sphere

"In many countries, soccer is the king of sports" (Cameron W. Barr).

Pharaohnoun

A tyrant.

Kingnoun

A man chosen as the winner of a contest or the honorary head of an event

a homecoming king.

Pharaohnoun

(historical) The supreme ruler of Ancient Egypt; a formal address for the sovereign seat of power as personified by the 'king' in an institutional role of Horus son of Osiris; often used by metonymy for Ancient Egyptian sovereignty

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Kingnoun

Abbr. K A playing card bearing the figure of a king, ranking above a queen.

Pharaohnoun

The card game faro.

Kingnoun

Abbr. K The principal chess piece, which can move one square in any direction and must be protected against checkmate.

Pharaohnoun

the title of the ancient Egyptian kings

Kingnoun

A piece in checkers that has been moved to the last row on the opponent's side of the board and been crowned, thus becoming free to move both forward and backward.

Kingnoun

Kings(used with a sing. verb) See Table at Bible.

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Kingnoun

A king-size bed.

Kingadjective

Principal or chief, as in size or importance.

Kingadjective

Of or relating to a king-size bed

king sheets.a king bed skirt.

Kingverb

To make (a piece in checkers) into a king; crown.

Kingnoun

A male monarch; a man who heads a monarchy. If it's an absolute monarchy, then he is the supreme ruler of his nation.

Henry VIII was the king of England from 1509 to 1547.

Kingnoun

A powerful or majorly influential person.

Kingnoun

Something that has a preeminent position.

In times of financial panic, cash is king.

Kingnoun

A component of certain games.

Kingnoun

(chess) The principal chess piece, that players seek to threaten with unavoidable capture to result in a victory by checkmate. It is often the tallest piece, with a symbolic crown with a cross at the top.

Kingnoun

(card games) A playing card with the letter "K" and the image of a king on it, the thirteenth card in a given suit.

Kingnoun

A checker (a piece of checkers/draughts) that reached the farthest row forward, thus becoming crowned (either by turning it upside-down, or by stacking another checker on it) and gaining more freedom of movement.

Kingnoun

A king skin.

Oi mate, have you got kings?

Kingnoun

A male dragonfly; a drake.

Kingnoun

A king-sized bed.

Kingverb

To crown king, to make (a person) king.

Kingverb

To rule over as king.

Kingverb

To perform the duties of a king.

Kingverb

To assume or pretend preeminence (over); to lord it over.

Kingverb

To promote a piece of draughts/checkers that has traversed the board to the opposite side, that piece subsequently being permitted to move backwards as well as forwards.

Kingverb

To dress and perform as a drag king.

Kingnoun

a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom

Kingnoun

a competitor who holds a preeminent position

Kingnoun

a very wealthy or powerful businessman;

an oil baron

Kingnoun

preeminence in a particular category or group or field;

the lion is the king of beasts

Kingnoun

United States woman tennis player (born in 1943)

Kingnoun

United States guitar player and singer of the blues (born in 1925)

Kingnoun

United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks (1929-1968)

Kingnoun

a checker that has been moved to the opponent's first row where it is promoted to a piece that is free to move either forward or backward

Kingnoun

one of the four playing cards in a deck bearing the picture of a king

Kingnoun

(chess) the weakest but the most important piece