The Quran mentions an important character named "Haman" who lived at the time of the Prophet Moses and the Pharoah. The Quran mentions him as one of the Pharaoh's closed ones since he is mentioned not least than 6 times along with the Pharaoh, which shows that "Haman" occupied an important place in Pharaoh's hierarchy.Read more
Monthly Archives: August 2014
In the Old Testament, the Egyptian ruler during the period of Prophet Abraham and Prophet Joseph are named “Pharaoh.” However, this title was actually employed after the eras in which these two Prophets lived.
While addressing the Egyptian ruler at the time of Prophet Joseph, the word “Al-Malik” in Arabic is used in the Qur’an: It refers to a ruler, king or sultan:
(Qur’an, 12:50) The King said, ‘Bring him to me straight away!’…Read more