🔼The name Melech in the Bible
The name Melech occurs twice in the Bible, but both times in a genealogy. No further details about this person or things he did have been recorded. All we know about Melech is that he was a son of Micah, who was a son of Merib-baal, who was a son of Jonathan, who was a son of Saul and the best friend of king David (1 Chronicles 8:35, 1 Chronicles 9:41).
🔼Etymology of the name Melech
The name Melech is the same as the noun מלך (melek), meaning king:
For a meaning of the name Melech, NOBSE Study Bible Name List and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names read King. BDB Theological Dictionary does not translate this name.