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Malachi, Malachias, Malache or Mal'achi ( (listen); Hebrew: מַלְאָכִי‎‎, Modern: Malaḵi, Tiberian: Malʾāḵī, "Messenger", see malakh) was the traditional writer of the Book of Malachi, the last book of the Neviim (Prophets) section in the Hebrew Bible. According to the 1897 Easton's Bible Dictionary, it is possible that Malachi is not a proper name, but simply means "messenger of Yahweh". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Malachi has received more than 900,524 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Malachi is the 681st most popular religious figure (up from 733rd in 2019).

Malachi is most famous for being the last of the twelve minor prophets and for his book.

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  • 42

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  • 6.47

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Among religious figures, Malachi ranks 681 out of 2,272Before him are Zayd ibn Ali, Sabbas the Sanctified, Kinga of Poland, Therese Neumann, Muhammad ibn al-Hanafiyyah, and Mattathias. After him are Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria, Hillel the Elder, Piruz Nahavandi, Antipope Anacletus II, and Robert of Molesme.

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Among people born in 450 BC, Malachi ranks 5Before him are Alcibiades, Polykleitos, Diotima of Mantinea, and Cleon. After him are Amyntas III of Macedon, Archidamus II, Pelopidas, Nectanebo I, Theramenes, Ptolemy of Aloros, and Diagoras of Melos.

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