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Scriptsמַלְאָכִי Hebrew
PronouncedPron.MAL-ə-kie English
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Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name מַלְאָכִי (Mal'akhi) 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.
VariantMalakai English
Other Languages & CulturesMal'akhi Biblical Hebrew

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Depiction of the Prophet Malachi by James Tissot (c. 1900)Depiction of the Prophet Malachi by James Tissot (c. 1900)

Categories

American Horror Story characters, biblical, books of the Bible, messengers, minor prophets of the Old Testament, prophets
Entry updated May 31, 2018   Contribute