- this week

Gender: M Meaning of Melchior: "city of the king" Origin of Melchior: Polish

This name of one of the Three Wise Men is rarely used, for good reason.

Famous People Named Melchior

Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm, German-French journalist, art critic and diplomat
Melchior d'Hondecoeter, Dutch bird painter
Melchior Lengyel (born Lebovics Menyhért), Hungarian novelist and playwright
Melchior Anderegg, Swiss mountaineer
Melchior Ndadaye, 4th President of Burundi
Melchior Hoffman, German Anabaptist prophet and leader
Melchior Klesl, Austrian statesman and cardinal
Melchior Lobkowicz, son of Prince Maximilian & Princess Alina Lobkowicz

Pop Culture References for the name Melchior

Melchior Gabor, main character in musical "Spring Awakening"
Melchior, villain in animated series "Teen Titans"
Melchior Sturmthal, banner-bearer of Berne in Sir Walter Scott's "Anne of Geierstein" (1829)
Feminized as Melchora

Melkior, Melker, Malkior, Malchior