Name: Malakhi

Origin and Meaning of the Name Malakhi

  • Meaning:
    My messenger
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (mah lah KEE)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Malakhi)
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Miscellaneous Info for Malakhi

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  • Used in:
    English and Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Malakhi comes from the Hebrew word malakh meaning "angel" or "messenger". Malakhi means "my messenger".

    In Judaism, Malakhi was a prophet of the beginning of the 5th century, in the same time period as Ezra and Nehemia, after the reconstruction of the second Temple. He sent reproaches and threats to the priests, condemning their faults and excesses.
    Malakhi is the last of the prophets of the "Book of Prophets".

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