Melchior name meaning
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Melchior Name Meaning

Name

Melchior

Pronounciation
Mel-(c)hior, me-lchi-or, MEHL Kee Or

Meaning of Melchior

King, City

Melchior Name Origin

Polish
Melchior name origin
 Melchior is used chiefly in the English, German, Hungarian, andPolish languages. Its origin is OldPersian. Biblical name derived from the words 'melk' meaning king ; 'quart' meaning city. This is the Hebrew name of one of the three Magi or Wise Menin the Bible. Malchior (Polish), Malkior,Melcher (Polish), Melchiorre (Italian),Melchor (Spanish), Melker(Scandinavian), and Melkior are variants of Melchior.
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 Melchior is used chiefly in the English, German, Hungarian, andPolish languages. Its origin is OldPersian. Biblical name derived from the words 'melk' meaning king ; 'quart' meaning city. This is the Hebrew name of one of the three Magi or Wise Menin the Bible. Malchior (Polish), Malkior,Melcher (Polish), Melchiorre (Italian),Melchor (Spanish), Melker(Scandinavian), and Melkior are variants of Melchior. Its origin is Old Persian.Biblical name derived from the words 'melk' meaning king ; 'quart' meaningcity. This is the Hebrew name of one of the three Magi or Wise Men in theBible. Malchior, Malkior, Melchiorre(Italian), Melchor (Spanish), Melker(Scandinav  Melchior is used chiefly in the English, German, Hungarian, andPolish languages. Its origin is OldPersian. Biblical name derived from the words 'melk' meaning king ; 'quart' meaning city. This is the Hebrew name of one of the three Magi or Wise Menin the Bible. Malchior (Polish), Malkior,Melcher (Polish), Melchiorre (Italian),Melchor (Spanish), Melker(Scandinavian), and Melkior are variants of Melchior.
Melchior also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Australian, British, Danish, English, Finnish
Famous Name Melchior
Melchior Wankowicz
was a Polish writer, journalist and publisher. He is most famous for his reporting for the Polish Armed Forces in the West during World War II and writing a book about the battle of Monte Cassino.After the war he worked as a journalist, for a time working as a chief of the press department in the Polish Ministry of Internal Affairs. In 1926 he founded a publishing agency, "Rój". He also worked in the advertising business, coining a popular slogan for the advertisement of sugar - "cukier krzepi" (sugar strengthens). He wrote three books during the interwar period, all of them gaining him increasing fame and popularity. A few decades later he coined another famous slogan - "LOTem blizej" ("closer with LOT"), advertising the Polish LOT airlines.
Bent Melchior
is a former chief rabbi of Denmark. From 1943 to 1945 Bent Melchior was a refugee in Sweden. At the age of 18 Melchior volunteered as a soldier in the Israeli War of Independence of 1948. After a period as a teacher in Copenhagen Melchior had his rabbinical education in London, and in 1963 he became rabbi at the synagogue in Copenhagen. When his father died in 1969, he succeeded him as chief rabbi for the Jewish community in Denmark. He has translated the Pentateuch, the Siddur (Jewish prayer book) and other books into Danish as well as writing several books including his biography. He is a prolific speaker and writer in the Danish community and media. Bent Melchior is married to Lilian; they have four sons, including Michael Melchior.
 
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Meaning of Melchior in Polish origin/culture for Boy name with history and fame details.