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Mal·a·chi 1

A Hebrew prophet of the fifth century bc.

[Hebrew Mal'ākî, my messenger : mal'āk, messenger; see lʔk in Semitic roots + , my.]

Mal·a·chi 2

See Table at Bible.

[After Malachi.]
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1. (Bible) a Hebrew prophet of the 5th century bc
2. (Bible) the book containing his oracles. Douay spelling: Malachias
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(ˈmæl əˌkaɪ)

1. a Minor Prophet of the 5th century b.c.
2. the book of the Bible bearing his name.
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Noun1.Malachi - a Hebrew minor prophet of the 5th century BCMalachi - a Hebrew minor prophet of the 5th century BC
2.Malachi - an Old Testament book containing the prophecies of MalachiMalachi - an Old Testament book containing the prophecies of Malachi
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[ˈmæləˌkaɪ] NMalaquías m
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WHEN Malachi Heisler found a masked intruder holding a pistol to his mother's head, he felt he had no option.