Name Melchior Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Melchior


Melchior is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Melchior?

Melchior is a name of Hebrew origin. He is one of the biblical Magi or the Three Wise Men in the bible.

What does the name Melchior mean?

Melchior means “king of light” (from Hebrew “melekh/מֶלֶכְ” = king + “‘ór/אוֹר” = light).

Pronunciation of Melchior

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Popularity of the name Melchior

The name Melchior is ranked #11177 overall.

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