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Mallothi meaning

מלותי

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🔼The name Mallothi in the Bible

There's only one Mallothi in the Bible and he's mentioned twice. Mallothi is one of the fourteen sons of the famous musician Heman, who worked in the tabernacle service under king David (1 Chronicles 25:4). Secondary duties were assigned by means of lots, and Mallothi and his family caught the nineteenth lot (1 Chronicles 25:26).

🔼Etymology of the name Mallothi

The name Mallothi is a first person singular form of any of the verbs מלל (malal), but probably מלל I (malal I), meaning to say or utter:

🔼Mallothi meaning

For a meaning of the name Mallothi, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads I Have Talked, Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names has I Speak, and BDB Theological Dictionary proposes I Have Uttered.