Malchiah (Mal-ki´uh; also Malchijah; Heb., “my king is Yah[weh]”)

1 A descendant of Gershom (1Chr 6:40). 2 A priest (1Chr 9:12). 3 The head of the fifth course of priests at Jerusalem (1Chr 24:9). 4 Three men listed as having married foreign women (Ezra 10:25; Ezra 10:31). 5 One who repaired the Jerusalem Dung Gate (Neh 3:14). 6 A jeweler who helped rebuild the Jerusalem wall (Neh 3:31). 7 One who accompanied Ezra during the reading of the law (Neh 8:4). 8 A man who sealed the covenant (Neh 10:3). 9 A priest who participated in the ceremony of the wall dedication (Neh 12:42). Some of these individuals may have been one and the same (cf. Neh 12:2, Neh 12:9).

1Chr 6:40

40son of Michael, son of Baaseiah, son of Malchijah,

1Chr 9:12

12and Adaiah son of Jeroham, son of Pashhur, son of Malchijah, and Maasai son of Adiel, son of Jahzerah, son of Meshullam, son of Meshillemith, son of Immer;

1Chr 24:9

9the fifth to Malchijah, the sixth to Mijamin,

Ezra 10:25

25And of Israel: of the descendants of Parosh: Ramiah, Izziah, Malchijah, Mijamin, Eleazar, Hashabiah, and Benaiah.

Ezra 10:31

31Of the descendants of Harim: Eliezer, Isshijah, Malchijah, Shemaiah, Shimeon,

Neh 3:14

14Malchijah son of Rechab, ruler of the district of Beth-haccherem, repaired the Dung Gate; he rebuilt it and set up its doors, its bolts, and its bars.

Neh 3:31

31After him Malchijah, one of the goldsmiths, made repairs as far as the house of the temple servants and of the merchants, opposite the Muster Gate, and to the ... View more

Neh 8:4

4The scribe Ezra stood on a wooden platform that had been made for the purpose; and beside him stood Mattithiah, Shema, Anaiah, Uriah, Hilkiah, and Maaseiah on ... View more

Neh 10:3

3Pashhur, Amariah, Malchijah,

Neh 12:42

42and Maaseiah, Shemaiah, Eleazar, Uzzi, Jehohanan, Malchijah, Elam, and Ezer. And the singers sang with Jezrahiah as their leader.

Neh 12:2

2Amariah, Malluch, Hattush,

Neh 12:9

9And Bakbukiah and Unno their associates stood opposite them in the service.

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