Malachi

noun Mal·a·chi \ ˈma-lə-ˌkī \

Definition of Malachi

1 :a prophetic book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture — see Bible Table
2 used as the conventional name for the unidentified fifth century b.c. writer of the book of Malachi

Origin and Etymology of malachi

Hebrew Mal'ākhī


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