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Strong's #4441 - מַלְכִּיָּה

mal-kee-yaw', mal-kee-yaw'-hoo
from (H4428) and (H3050)
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Malchijah or Malchiah = “my king is Jehovah”

1) the father of Pashur in the time of Jeremiah

2) the son of Hammelech into whose dungeon Jeremiah was cast

3) the head of the 5th course of priests in the time of David

4) one of the priests who was at the reading of the law by Ezra, sealed the covenant with Nehemiah, and was at the dedication of the wall with Nehemiah

5) a Levite ancestor of Asaph and descendant of Levi through Gershon

6) son of Parosh who put away a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

7) son of Harim who put away a foreign wife and helped repair the wall and the Tower of Ovens in the time of Ezra and Nehemiah

8) son of Rechab, leader of the district of Beth Haccerem, who helped repair the Refuse Gate in the time of Nehemiah

9) a goldsmith who helped repair the wall in the time of Nehemiah

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (16)
1 Chronicles 3
Ezra 3
Nehemiah 7
Jeremiah 3
NAS (16)
1 Chronicles 3
Ezra 3
Nehemiah 7
Jeremiah 3
HCS (16)
1 Chronicles 3
Ezra 3
Nehemiah 7
Jeremiah 3
BSB (16)
1 Chronicles 3
Ezra 3
Nehemiah 7
Jeremiah 3
ESV (15)
1 Chronicles 3
Ezra 2
Nehemiah 7
Jeremiah 3
WEB (16)
1 Chronicles 3
Ezra 3
Nehemiah 7
Jeremiah 3
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מַלְכִּיָּהוּ (only Jeremiah 38:6), מַלְכִּיָּה proper name, masculine ( my king is Yah; compare Gray Prop. N. 119f., 146 and elsewhere); — ᵐ5 Μελχ(ε)ια(ς). —

1 father of Pashhur Jeremiah 21:1; Jeremiah 38:1, compare 1 Chronicles 9:12 (priest), Nehemiah 11:12.

2 a prince Jeremiah 38:6.

3 priests:

a. 1 Chronicles 24:9.

b. Nehemiah 12:42.

4 one of the sealed Nehemiah 10:4; perhaps also Nehemiah 8:4.

5 a Levite 1 Chronicles 6:25.

6 various men:

a. Ezra 10:25a.

b. Ezra 10:25b.

c. Ezra 10:31 = Nehemiah 3:11.

d. Nehemiah 3:14.

e. Nehemiah 3:31.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מַלְכִּיָּה and מַלְכִּיָּהוּ (“king of Jehovah,” i.e. appointed by Jehovah), [Malchiah, Malchijah], pr.n. m.

(1)  Ezra 10:31; Nehemiah 3:11.

(2)  Nehemiah 8:4, 10:3.

(3) of many others, 1 Chronicles 9:12, 24:9 Ezra 10:25, al.

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List of Word Forms
וּמַלְכִּיָּ֖ה וּמַלְכִּיָּ֛ה וּמַלְכִּיָּה֙ ומלכיה לְמַלְכִּיָּה֙ למלכיה מַלְכִּיָּ֑ה מַלְכִּיָּ֔ה מַלְכִּיָּ֖ה מַלְכִּיָּ֣ה מַלְכִּיָּ֣הוּ מַלְכִּיָּֽה׃ מַלְכִּיָּה֙ מלכיה מלכיה׃ מלכיהו lə·mal·kî·yāh lemalkiYah ləmalkîyāh mal·kî·yā·hū mal·kî·yāh malkiYah malkîyāh malkiYahu malkîyāhū ū·mal·kî·yāh umalkiYah ūmalkîyāh
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