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Malluch (ancestor of Ethan)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Malluch, Ancestor of Ethan
Malluch, Ancestor of Ethan (מַלּוּךְ‎, mallukh). A descendant of Levi through Merari; ancestor of one of the temple singers (1 Chr 6:44).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Malluch (Person)
MALLUCH (PERSON) [Heb mallûk (מַלּוּך‎)]. 1. An ancestor of Ethan, who was a Levite and a singer in Solomon’s Temple (1 Chr 6:44). Appearing in a schematic list that has the three sons of Levi as its focus, Malluch is described as a member of the Merari line (Möhlenbrink 1934: 202–3; Myers Ezra-Nehemiah
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Malluch
Malluch. 1. Merarite Levite and ancestor of Ethan the singer in Solomon’s temple (1 Chr 6:44).2. Bani’s son, whom Ezra required to divorce his foreign wife (Ezr 10:29).3. Harim’s son, whom Ezra required to divorce his foreign wife (Ezr 10:32).4. Priest who set his seal on Ezra’s covenant (Neh 10:4).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Malluch
1. A Levite of the Merari branch, ancestor of Ethan the temple musician (1 Ch. 6:44 [MT 29]).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Malluch
MALLUCH1. Merarite Levite and ancestor of Ethan the singer in Solomon’s temple (1 Chr 6:44).2. Bani’s son, whom Ezra required to divorce his foreign wife (Ezr 10:29).3. Harim’s son, whom Ezra required to divorce his foreign wife (Ezr 10:32).4. Priest who set his seal on Ezra’s covenant (Neh 10:4).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Malluch
Malluch (mal´uhk).1 An ancestor of the levitical temple musician Ethan (1 Chron. 6:44).2 The son of Bani who married a foreigner (Ezra 10:29).3 The son of Harim; he divorced his non-Israelite wife in compliance with Ezra’s postexilic proclamation (Ezra 10:32).4 A priest who signed Ezra’s postexilic
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Malluch
MALLUCH1. A Levite of the family of Merari, and an ancestor of Ethan, a musician in David’s day (1 Chr 6:44).2. One of the family of Bani who put away his Gentile wife after the return from Babylon (Ezr 10:29).3. One of the sons of Harim who divorced his foreign wife (Ezr 10:32).4. A priest who sealed
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Malluch
Malluch (Heb. mallûḵ)1. A Merarite Levite and ancestor of Ethan (1 Chr. 6:44 [MT 29]).2. One of the sons of Bani required to divorce their foreign wives (Ezra 10:29; 1 Esdr. 9:30).3. An Israelite among the sons of Harim who was compelled to “put away” his foreign wife (Ezra 10:32).4. A priest who
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Malluch
Mal´luch (counsellor).1. A Levite of the family of Merari, and ancestor of Ethan the singer. 1 Chron. 6:44.2. One of the sons of Bani. Ezra 10:29, and3. One of the descendants of Harim, Ezra 10:32, who had married foreign wives.4. A priest or family of priests. Neh. 10:4, and5. One of the heads
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Malluch
MAL´LUCH (malʹuk; “reigning” or “counselor”).1. A Levite of the family of Merari and an ancestor of Ethan the musician (1 Chron. 6:44).2. One of the descendants of Bani who divorced his Gentile wife after the return to Jerusalem (Ezra 10:29), 456 b.c.3. A Jew of the family of Harim who put away his
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Malluch
Malluchreigned over, or reigning. (1.) A Levite of the family of Merari (1 Chr. 6:44).(2.) A priest who returned from Babylon (Neh. 12:2).(3.) Ezra 10:29. (4.) Ezra 10:32
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