Biblical names and their meanings: M

Maachah – pressed down; worn; fastened
Maachathi – broken
Maadai – pleasant; testifying
Maadiah – pleasantness; the testimony of the Lord
Maai – belly; heaping up
Maale-akrabbim – ascent of scorpions
Maarath – den; making empty; watching
Maaseiah – the work of the Lord
Maasiai – the defense – or strength – or trust of the Lord
Maath – wiping away; breaking; fearing; smiting
Maaz – wood; wooden
Macedonia – burning; adoration
Machbenah – Machbanai – poverty; the smiting of his son
Machi – poor; a smiter
Machir – selling; knowing
Machnadebai – smiter
Machpelah – double
Madai – a measure; judging; a garment
Madian – judgment; striving; covering; chiding
Madmannah – measure of a gift; preparation of a garment
Madon – a chiding; a garment; his measure
Magbish – excelling; height
Magdala – tower; greatness
Magdalene – a person from Magdala
Magdiel – declaring God; chosen fruit of God
Magog – covering; roof; dissolving
Magpiash – a body thrust hard together
Mahalah – Mahalath – sickness; a company of dancers; a harp
Mahaleleel – praising God
Mahali – infirmity; a harp; pardon
Mahanaim – tents; two fields; two armies
Mahanehdan – tents of judgment
Mahanem – a comforter
Maharai – hasting; a hill; from a hill
Mahath – same as Maath
Mahavites – declaring a message; marrow
Mahaz – an end; ending; growing hope
Mahazioth – seeing a sign; seeing a letter
Maher-shalal-hash-baz, making speed to the spoil; he hastens to the prey
Mahlah – Mahli – Mahlon – same as Mahali
Makas – same as Mahaz
Makheloth – assemblies; congregations
Makkedah – worshiping; burning; raised; crookedness
Malachi – my messenger; my angel
Malcham – Malchom – their king; their counselor
Malchijah – also Malchiah or Melchiah – the Lord my king, or my counselor
Malchiel – God is my king, or counselor
Malchus – my king – kingdom, or counselor
Maleleel – same as Mahaleleel
Mallothi – fullness; circumcision
Malluch – reigning; counseling
Mammon – riches
Mamre – rebellious; bitter; set with trees
Manaen – a comforter; a leader
Manahethites – my lady; my prince of rest
Manasseh – forgetfulness; he that is forgotten
Manoah – rest; a present
Maon – house; place of sin
Mara – Marah – bitter; bitterness
Maralah – sleep; a sacrifice of myrrh; ascension
Maranatha – the Lord is coming
Marcus – polite; shining
Mareshah – from the beginning; an inheritance
Mark the Evangelist – same as Marcus
Maroth – bitterness
Marsena – bitterness of a bramble
Martha – who becomes bitter; provoking
Mary – same as Miriam
Mash – same as Meshech
Mashal – a parable; governing
Masrekah – whistling; hissing
Massa – a burden; prophecy
Massah – temptation
Matred – wand of government
Matri – rain; prison
Mattan – Mattana – Mattenai – gifts; rains
Mattaniah – gift – or hope – of the Lord
Mattatha – his gift
Mattathias – the gift of the Lord
Matthan – same as Mattan
Matthanias – same as Mattaniah
Matthal – gift; he that gives
Matthias – Mattithiah – same as Mattathias
Mazzaroth – the twelve signs of the zodiac
Meah – a hundred cubits
Mearah – den; cave; making empty
Mebunnai – son; building; understanding
Mecherath – selling; knowledge
Medad – he that measures; water of love
Medan – judgment; process
Medeba – waters of grief; waters springing up
Media – measure; habit; covering
Megiddo – his precious fruit; declaring a message
Megiddon – same as Megiddo
Mehetabel – how good is God
Mehida – a riddle; sharpness of wit
Mehir – a reward
Mehujael – who proclaims God
Mehuman – making an uproar; a multitude
Mejarkon – the waters of Jordan
Mekonah – a foot of a pillar; provision
Melatiah – deliverance of the Lord
Melchi – my king; my counsel
Melchiah – God is my king
Melchi-shua – king of health; magnificent king
Melchizedek – king of justice
Melea – supplying; supplied
Melech – king; counselor
Melita – affording honey
Mellicu – his kingdom; his counselor
Melzar – circumcision of a narrow place – or of a bond
Memphis – abode of the good
Memucan – impoverished; to prepare; certain; true
Menahem – comforter; who conducts them; preparation of heat
Menan – numbered; rewarded; prepared
Mene – who reckons or is counted
Meonenim – charmers – regarders of times
Mephaath – appearance – or force – of waters
Mephibosheth – out of my mouth proceeds reproach
Merab – he that fights or disputes
Meraioth – bitterness; rebellious; changing
Merari – bitter; to provoke
Mered – rebellious – ruling
Meremoth – bitterness; myrrh of death
Meres – defluxion; imposthume
Meribah – dispute; quarrel
Meribbaal – he that resists Baal; rebellion
Merodach – bitter contrition
Merodach-baladan – bitter contrition – without judgment
Merom – eminences; elevations
Meronothite – my singing; rejoicing; bearing rule
Meroz – secret – leanness
Mesha – burden; salvation
Meshach – that draws with force
Meshech – who is drawn by force
Meshelemiah – peace – or perfection – of the Lord
Meshezaheel – God taking away; the salvation of God
Meshillamith – peaceable; perfect; giving again
Mesobaite – the Lord’s standing-place; a little doe
Mesopotamia – between two rivers
Messiah – anointed
Metheg-ammah – bridle of bondage
Methusael – who demands his death
Methuselah – he has sent his death
Meunim – dwelling-places; afflicted
Mezahab – gilded
Miamin – the right hand
Mibhar – chosen; youth
Mibsam – smelling sweet
Mibzar – defending; forbidding; taking away
Micah – poor; humble
Micaiah – who is like to God?
Micha – same as Micaiah
Michaiah – Michael – same as Micah
Michal – who is perfect?
Michmash – he that strikes
Michmethah – the gift or death of a striker
Michri – selling
Michtam – golden psalm
Middin – judgment; striving
Midian – judgment; covering; habit
Migdalel – tower of God
Migdalgad – tower compassed about
Migdol – a tower
Migron – fear; farm; throat
Mijamin – right hand
Mikloth – little wants; little voices; looking downward
Minneiah – possession of the Lord
Milalai – circumcision; my talk
Milcah – queen
Milcom – their king
Miletum – red; scarlet
Millo – fullness
Miniamin – right hand
Minni – reckoned; prepared
Minnith – same as Minni
Miriam – rebellion
Mishael – who is asked for or lent
Mishal – parables; governing
Misham – their savior; taking away
Misheal – requiring; lent; pit
Mishma – hearing; obeying
Mishmannah – fatness; taking away provision
Mishraites – spread abroad
Mispar – Mispereth – numbering; showing; increase of tribute
Misrephoth-maim – hot waters
Misti – uncomparable beauty
Mithcah – sweetness; pleasantness
Mithnite – loin; gift; hope
Mithredath – breaking the law
Mitylene – purity; cleansing; press
Mizar – little
Mizpah – Mizpeh – a watch-tower; speculation
Mizraim – tribulations
Mizzah – defluxion from the head
Mnason – a diligent seeker; an exhorter
Moab – of his father
Moladah – birth; generation
Molech – Moloch – king
Molid – nativity; generation
Mordecai – contrition; bitter; bruising
Moreh – stretching
Moriah – bitterness of the Lord
Moserah – Moseroth – erudition; discipline
Moses – taken out; drawn forth
Mozah – unleavened
Muppim – out of the mouth; covering
Mushi – he that touches – that withdraws or takes away
Myra – I flow; pour out; weep
Mysia – criminal; abominable

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