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Melchizedek

1Melchizedek

noun Mel·chiz·e·dek \mel-ˈki-zə-ˌdek\

Definition of MELCHIZEDEK

:  a priest-king of Jerusalem who prepared a ritual meal for Abraham and received tithes from him

Origin of MELCHIZEDEK

Greek Melchisedek, from Hebrew Malkīṣedheq
First Known Use: 14th century

2Melchizedek

adjective

Definition of MELCHIZEDEK

:  of or relating to the higher order of the Mormon priesthood

First Known Use of MELCHIZEDEK

1842

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