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Malchiah [N] [H]

Jehovah's king.

  • The head of the fifth division of the priests in the time of David ( 1 Chronicles 24:9 ).

  • A priest, the father of Pashur ( 1 Chronicles 9:12 ; Jeremiah 38:1 ).

  • One of the priests appointed as musicians to celebrate the completion of the walls of Jerusalem ( Nehemiah 12:42 ).

  • A priest who stood by Ezra when he "read in the book of the law of God" ( Nehemiah 8:4 ).

  • Nehemiah 3:11 .

  • Nehemiah 3:31 .

  • Nehemiah 3:14 .

    These dictionary topics are from
    M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
    published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

    [N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
    [H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

    Bibliography Information

    Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Malchiah". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .