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The name Aaron is a Hebrew baby name. In Hebrew the meaning of the name Aaron is: Lofty; exalted; high mountain. Biblically, Aaron was Moses' older brother (and keeper by God's command). He was first high priest of the Israelites, remembered for the miraculous blossoming of his staff or rod.
An ancient pharaoh was an absolute monarch, supreme commander of the armies, chief justice of the royal court, and high priest of all religion. His absolute power may be seen in that justice was defined as “what Pharaoh loves”; wrongdoing as “what Pharaoh hates.” An example of his divine power was that he daily conducted “the Rite of the House of the Morning,” an early morning.
When Pharaoh told Joseph the dreams, Joseph said that he himself couldn’t give the meaning of the dreams, but God would. God told him that the dreams meant that there would be seven years of very good crops and seven years of famine or severe drought, and that Pharaoh should appoint someone to collect all the excess food and store it for the years when there would be none.
Two years later, King Pharaoh himself envisioned two dreams, which none of his advisors were able to explain. Remembering the Hebrew youth from his prison days, the cupbearer suggested that Joseph be summoned. Joseph, then thirty, interpreted Pharaoh’s dreams as being a Divine prediction for seven years of plenty followed by seven years of famine, and advised Pharaoh to prepare by storing.
The first time Moses went to Pharaoh, and asked him to set the Israelites free, Pharaoh said “NO.” Then Pharaoh made the slaves work even harder. The people complained against Moses, and he became discouraged. Rightly, Moses took his discouragement to the Lord. God reminded Moses of His promises. God told Moses that He would free the people and give them the land that He promised Abraham.
Spiritual Meaning of. Back to Words index: Back to People words index Pharoah. That Pharaoh is memory-knowledge in general, is evident in Isaiah:--Fools are the princes of Zoan, the wise ones of the counselors of Pharaoh; counsel has become brutish; how say ye unto Pharaoh, I am the son of the wise, the son of the kings of antiquity? (Isa. 19:11); here Pharaoh is the memory-knowledge of the.
The Bible says that the Israelites built Raamses, and since Ramesses the second, who began his rule around 1290 B.C., built a royal city named Pi-Ramesses, many just assume him to be the pharaoh of the Exodus.: But the Bible never specifically identifies the pharaoh of the Exodus by name, although it does tell us the exact date of the Exodus.