Malchiah

Malchiah
   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. 38:1).
   3) One of the priests appointed as musicians to celebrate the completion of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 12:42).
   4) A priest who stood by Ezra when he "read in the book of the law of God" (Neh. 8:4).
   5) Neh. 3:11.
   6) Neh. 3:31.
   7) Neh. 3:14.

Easton's Bible Dictionary. . 1897.

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