Easton’s Bible Dictionary

Malchiah : Jehovah's king.

  1. The head of the fifth division of the priests in the time of David (1 Chronicles 24:9).
  2. A priest, the father of Pashur (1 Chronicles 9:12; Jeremiah 38:1).
  3. One of the priests appointed as musicians to celebrate the completion of the walls of Jerusalem (Nehemiah 12:42).
  4. A priest who stood by Ezra when he "read in the book of the law of God" (Nehemiah 8:4).
  5. Nehemiah 3:11.
  6. Nehemiah 3:31.
  7. Nehemiah 3:14.
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