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(1) One of the Jewish leaders who accompanied Zerubbabel on the return from Babylon to Judah (1 Esdras 5:8, where it stands for "Mordecai" of Ezra 2:2 and Nehemiah 7:7).
(2) Another form of Mordecai, the uncle of Esther (Additions to Esther 10:4; 11:2,12; 12:1,4; 16:13).
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'MARDOCHEUS'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.