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Malchiel
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Malchiel, Son of Beriah
Malchiel, Son of Beriah (מַלְכִּיאֵל‎, malki'el). A descendant of Jacob and Asher (Gen 46:17; Num 26:45; 1 Chr 7:31). A member of the tribe of Asher and eponymous ancestor of the Malchielites.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Malchiel (Person)
MALCHIEL (PERSON) [Heb malkı̂ʾēl (מַלְכִּיאֵל)]. MALCHIELITES. The second son of Beriah and grandson of Asher (Gen 46:17; 1 Chr 7:31). Asher was the second son of Jacob and Zilpah (Gen 30:12–13), the maid whom Laban gave to his daughter Leah (Gen 29:29). Malchiel was one of the sixteen persons among
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Malchiel
Malchiel, Malchielite. Beriah’s son, a grandson of Asher (Gn 46:17; 1 Chr 7:31), and the founder of the Malchielite family (Nm 26:45).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Malchiel
Malchiel malʹkē-el [Heb. malkîʾ ēl—‘God is king’]. Descendant of Asher (Gen. 46:17; Nu. 26:45; 1 Ch. 7:31).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Malchiel
MALCHIEL*, MALCHIELITE* Beriah’s son, a grandson of Asher (Gn 46:17; 1 Chr 7:31), and the founder of the Malchielite family (Nm 26:45).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Malchiel
MALCHIEL. Son of Beriah and grandson of Asher (Gen 46:17; Num 26:45; 1 Chr 7:31), and founder of a tribal family (Num 26:45).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Malchiel
Malchiel (Heb. malkɩ̂ʾēl)A son of Beriah and grandson of Asher (Gen. 46:17; 1 Chr. 7:31), ancestor to the Malchielites (Num. 26:45).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Malchiel
Malchiel [mălˊkĭ əl] (Heb. malkî˒ēl “God is king”). A son of Beriah and grandson of Asher (Gen. 46:17; 1 Chr. 7:31). He was ancestor to the Malchielites (Num. 26:45).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Malchiel
MAL´CHIEL (malʹkī-el; “God is my king”), Malkiel (NIV). The younger son of Beriah, the son of Asher (Gen. 46:17), about 2000 b.c. His descendants were called Malchielites (Num. 26:45), and he himself was the “father” (founder) of Birzaith (1 Chron. 7:31).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Malchiel
MALCHIEL [MAL keh el] (God is my king) — younger son of Beriah (Gen. 46:17) and founder of a tribal family, the Malchielites (Num. 26:45).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
MALCHIEL
MALCHIEL<mal’-ki-el> (מַלְכּיאֵל‎ [malki’el], “God is king”): Grandson of Asher (Gen 46:17; Nu 26:45; 1 Ch 7:31).
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Malchiel
Malchiel [Mal-kee-uhl](Hebrew origin: God is my king)(Genesis 46:17). 16th century b.c. Malchiel was the son of Beriah and grandson of Asher. He and his brother Heber were among the seventy Israelites who immigrated to Egypt.Malchiel was the ancestor of the clan of the Malchielites.
See also
Relatives
Beriah Father
Heber Brother
Birzaith Son
Asher Grandfather
Ishvi Uncle
Imnah Uncle
Serah Aunt
Ishvah Uncle
Shemer Nephew
Hotham Nephew
Shua Niece
Japhlet Nephew