Meaning of the Irish name Malachi. Listen and learn how to pronounce Malachi so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish boy name.
MEANING: A name with two sources, St. Malachi (1095-1148 AD) was the Bishop of Armagh who adopted the name from the Hebrew prophet “”Malachi”” whose name means “”my angel”” or “”messenger of God.”” It is also linked to the High King Maoilseachlainn “”devotee of St. Sechnall”” one of Saint Patrick’s first companions.
GENDER: Boy | Male
IRISH NAME: Malachi
PRONUNCIATION: “”mala + ki””
ENGLISH: Malachy (pron. “”mala + kee””)
AUDIO: (Listen to the late author Frank McCourt pronounce Malachi and read along with the meaning)
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