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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.
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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
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