Malachi
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Given Name MALACHI
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: מַלְאָכִי (Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: MAL-ə-kie (English)   [details]
Meaning & History
From the Hebrew מַלְאָכִי (Mal'akhiy) meaning "my messenger" or "my angel". This is one of the twelve minor prophets of the Old Testament, the author of the Book of Malachi, which some claim foretells the coming of Christ. In England the name came into use after the Protestant Reformation.
Categories
biblical, books of the Bible, minor prophets of the Old Testament
Related Names
VARIANT: Malakai (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Mal'akhi (Biblical Hebrew)
Popularity
United States  ranked #156 
England and Wales  ranked #265