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Malchi-shua
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Malchishua, Son of Saul
Malchishua, Son of Saul (מַלְכִּי־שׁוּעַ‎, malki-shua'). Sometimes spelled “Malki-Shua.” Identified as one of Saul’s sons who was killed with Saul at Mount Gilboa (1 Sam 14:49; 1 Sam 31:2; 1 Chr 8:33; 1 Chr 9:39; 1 Chr 10:2).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Malchishua (Person)
MALCHISHUA (PERSON) [Heb malkı̂-šûaʿ (מַלְכִּי־שׁוּעַ)]. The third-born son and fifth-born child of Saul son of Kish and his wife Ahinoam daughter of Ahimaaz (1 Sam 14:49; 1 Chr 8:33; 9:39). Nothing is known of his life except that he died alongside his father and two brothers, Jonathan and Abinadab,
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Malchishua
Malchishua. King Saul’s third son (1 Sm 14:49, kjv Melch-ishua; 1 Chr 8:33; 9:39). He was killed by the Philistines at the battle of Gilboa (1 Sm 31:2, kjv Melchi-shua; 1 Chr 10:2).
Melch-ishua
Melch-ishua. kjv alternate form of Malchishua, King Saul’s third son, in 1 Samuel 14:49 and 31:2 (Melchi-shua).See Malchishua.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Malchishua
Malchishua mal-kə-shoo̅ʹə [Heb. malkîšû (a)ʿ—‘my king is saves’]; AV also MELCHISHUA. One of the sons of Saul (1 S. 14:49; 31:2; 1 Ch. 8:33; 9:39). He was slain with his father and brother by the Philistines in the battle on Mt. Gilboa (1 Ch. 10:2; 1 S. 31:2).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Malchi-Shua
MALCHI-SHUA* King Saul’s third son (1 Sm 14:49; 1 Chr 8:33; 9:39). He was killed by the Philistines at the battle of Gilboa (1 Sm 31:2; 1 Chr 10:2).
Melchi-Shua
MELCHI-SHUA* kjv alternate form of Malchi-shua, King Saul’s third son, in 1 Samuel 14:49 See Malchi-shua.
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Malchishua
Malchishua (mal´ki-shoo´uh; Heb., “the king is noble” or “help of the king”), the third son of Saul and Ahinoam (1 Sam. 14:49; 1 Chron. 8:33; 9:39). Nothing is known of his life other than that he was killed with his brothers by Philistines at the battle of Gilboa while in military service for his father
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Malchi-Shua
MALCHI-SHUA. One of the sons of Saul (1 Chr 8:33; 9:39), killed by the Philistines on Mount Gilboa (1 Sam 31:2; 1 Chr 10:2). The name is spelled Melchi-shua in the KJV in 1 Sam 14:49; 31:2.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Malchishua
Malchishua (Heb. malkɩ̂šûaʿ)A son of King Saul (1 Sam. 14:49; 1 Chr. 8:33; 9:39), killed in battle with the Philistines on Mt. Gilboa (1 Sam. 31:2; 1 Chr. 10:2).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Malchishua
Malchishua [mălˊkə shōōˊə] (Heb. malkîšûa˓ “my king saves”). A son of King Saul, killed in the battle with the Philistines on Mt. Gilboa (1 Sam. 14:49; 31:2; KJV “Melchishua”; 1 Chr. 8:33; 9:39; 10:2).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Malchi-shua
Mal´chi-shu´a (king of help), one of the sons of King Saul. 1 Sam. 14:49; 31:2; 1 Chron. 8:33; 9:39.
Melchi-shua
Mel´chi-shu´a, a son of Saul. 1 Sam. 14:49; 31:2. Elsewhere correctly given Malchishua.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Malchi-Shua
MALCHI-SHU´A (mal-ki-shuʹa; “the king,” i.e., God is “salvation”; sometimes Melchi-shua, KJV), Malki-Shua (NIV). One of the four sons of Saul, probably by Ahinoam (1 Sam. 14:49; 1 Chron. 8:33; 9:39). He was slain, with his father, at the battle of Gilboa (1 Sam. 31:2; 1 Chron. 10:2), c. 1004 b.c.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Malchi-shua
Malchi-shuaking of help, one of the four sons of Saul (1 Chr. 8:33). He perished along with his father in the battle of Gilboa (1 Sam. 31:2).
See also
Relatives
Saul Father
Jonathan Brother
Ish-bosheth Brother
Mephibosheth Brother
Abinadab Brother
Armoni Brother
Ishvi Brother
Michal Sister
Merab Sister
Kish Grandfather
Mephibosheth Nephew