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41:45 Zaphenath-paneah. Joseph’s role in Egypt was like that of Daniel in Babylon: both accepted pagan names without embracing pagan religion (Dan. 1:7).
Asenath. Her name means “belongs to [the goddess] Neit.”
Potiphera. Probably a variant spelling of Potiphar (37:36 note).
On. Called Heliopolis in Greek, this city was a center for the worship of the sun god Ra (Jer. 43:13 text note); its high priest was one of the most prominent in ancient Egypt.