What does Melchi mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
μελχὶ the son of Janna in the genealogy of Christ. 2

Definitions Related to Melchi


   1 the son of Janna in the genealogy of Christ.
   2 Melchi was the son of Addi in the genealogy of Christ.
   Additional Information: Melchi meaning “my king, my counsel”.

Frequency of Melchi (original languages)

Frequency of Melchi (English)


Hitchcock's Bible Names - Melchi
My king; my counsel
Easton's Bible Dictionary - Melchi
My king.
The son of Addi, and father of Neri (Luke 3:28 ).
Luke 3:24 .
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Melchi
Hastings' Dictionary of the New Testament - Melchi
MELCHI.—Occurs twice in our Lord’s genealogy, Luke 3:24; Luke 3:28.
Holman Bible Dictionary - Melchi
(mehl' ki) Personal name meaning, “my king.” Two ancestors of Christ (Luke 3:24 ,Luke 3:24,3:28 ).
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Melchi-Shua
King of health; magnificent king
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Melchi
1,2. Son of Janna, and son of Addi, in the genealogy of the Lord Jesus. Luke 3:24,28 .

Sentence search

Melchi - MELCHI
Neri - Son of Melchi, in the genealogy of the Lord Jesus
Addi - Ornament, (Luke 3:28 ), the son of Cosam, and father of Melchi, one of the progenitors of Christ
ad'di - ( Luke 3:28 ) Son of Cosam, and father of Melchi in our Lord's genealogy; the third above Salathiel
ne'ri, - short form for NERIAH (Jehovah is my lamp ) son of Melchi and father of Salathiel, in the genealogy of Christ
Jan'na - (flourishing ), son of Joseph, and father of Melchi, in the genealogy of Christ
Neriah - The father of Baruch, Jeremiah 32:12 and the son of Melchi, Luke 3:27
Neri - Contracted from Neriah, "Jehovah is my lamp"; son of Melchi, and father of Salathiel (Luke 3:27)
Levi - Son of Melchi, and son of Simeon, in the genealogy of the Lord Jesus
Africanus, Julius - Matthan, it is said, of the house of Solomon, and Melchi of the house of Nathan, married the same woman, whose name is given as Estha. Heli the son of Melchi (the names Matthat and Levi found in our present copies of St
Genealogies of Jesus Christ - The number of derivatives of the name Nathan, and the repetition of the names Melchi, Joseph, and Jesus in the Lukan pedigree, can be taken equally well to prove its genuineness or the ingennity of its compiler. Luke the names Matthat and Levi were evidently left out, so that he regarded Melchi as grandfather of Joseph. On Matthan’s death, Melchi, a descendant of Nathan, married his widow, who bore him a son Heli
Egypt - It is painfully interesting to find, among the recorded victories of Shishak on the temple at Karnak, a figure with his arms tied behind, representing Judah as a captive The inscription reads JUDAH Melchi, kingdom of Judah
Jerusalem - Melchi-zedek ("king of righteousness") corresponds to Adoni-zedek," lord of righteousness," king of Jerusalem (Joshua 10:1), the name being a hereditary title of the kings of Jerusalem which is "the city of righteousness" (Isaiah 1:21-26). Psalm 110 connects Melchizedek with Zion, as other passages do with Salem. ...
History: The first mention of Jerusalem is as the Salem of Melchizedek (Genesis 14:18)