Bible Names H-M: Malchiah
Malchiah in Easton's Bible Dictionary
Jehovah's king. (1.) The head of the fifth division of the
priests in the time of David (1 Chr. 24:9).
(2.) A priest, the father of Pashur (1 Chr. 9:12; Jer.
(3.) One of the priests appointed as musicians to
the completion of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 12:42).
(4.) A priest who stood by Ezra when he "read in the
the law of God" (Neh. 8:4).
(5.) Neh. 3:11.
(6.) Neh. 3:31.
(7.) Neh. 3:14.
Malchiah in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. 1 Chronicles 6:40.
2. Ezra 10:25.
3. Ezra 10:31.
4. Nehemiah 3:14.
5. Nehemiah 3:31.
6. Nehemiah 8:4.
7. Nehemiah 11:12; Jeremiah 38:1.
8. Son of Hammelech, or "of the king" into whose
dungeon Jeremiah was cast (Jeremiah 38:6). Jerahmeel also is
called "son of Hammeleeh" or "the king" (Jeremiah 36:26), and
Joash (1 Kings 22:26), and Maaseiah (2 Chronicles 28:7).
Therefore the title is official, one of the royal family,
exercising some of the royal prerogative.
Malchiah in Hitchcock's Bible Names
Malchiah in Naves Topical Bible
-Also called MALCHIJAH
-1. A Gershonite
-2. Also called MELCHIAH
1Ch 9:12; Ne 11:12; Jer 21:1; 38:1
-3. Head of a division of priests
-4. Name of three exiles
-5. A son of Rechab who repaired the dung gate of Jerusalem
-6. A Jew who helped repair the walls of Jerusalem
-7. A Jew who stood by Ezra when he read the book of the law
-8. A priest who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah
-9. A priest appointed to assist in dedicating the walls of
Malchiah in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
Malchiah in Wikipedia
Malchiah or Melchiah was a figure mentioned in the Bible, in
the Book of Jeremiah, Chapter 21, Verse 1.
Melchiah was a priest in the kingdom of Zedekiah, and the
father of Pashur, the messenger who was charged with taking a
message from the King to Jeremiah asking for God's
intervention in the war against Nebuchadnezzar.
Malchiah Scripture - Jeremiah 38:6
Then took they Jeremiah, and cast him into the dungeon of
Malchiah the son of Hammelech, that [was] in the court of the
prison: and they let down Jeremiah with cords. And in the
dungeon [there was] no water, but mire: so Jeremiah sunk in
Malchiah Scripture - Nehemiah 3:14
But the dung gate repaired Malchiah the son of Rechab, the
ruler of part of Bethhaccerem; he built it, and set up the
doors thereof, the locks thereof, and the bars thereof.
Malchiah Scripture - Nehemiah 8:4
And Ezra the scribe stood upon a pulpit of wood, which they
had made for the purpose; and beside him stood Mattithiah, and
Shema, and Anaiah, and Urijah, and Hilkiah, and Maaseiah, on
his right hand; and on his left hand, Pedaiah, and Mishael,
and Malchiah, and Hashum, and Hashbadana, Zechariah, [and]
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