Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. MAWR-də-kie(English)

Meaning & History

Means "servant of Marduk" in Persian. In the Old Testament Mordecai is the cousin and foster father of Esther. He thwarted a plot to kill the Persian king, though he made an enemy of the king's chief advisor Haman.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesMordokhay(Biblical Hebrew) Motel, Motke(Yiddish)

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Entry updated May 29, 2020