Casper, Melchior, and Balthazar “presented unto him gifts; gold, and frankincense, and myrrh.”
Melchior is the forerunner of the aunt who always gave me socks.
Melchior made his appearance in the market-place, attended by me, dressed as a German student, Timothy and Num in their costumes.
Melchior Hondecoeter, the best known, was of an ancient and noble family.
Will went up to Melchior, who told him what it was that he required.
“Positively you are the greatest fool I ever met with,” said Melchior.
No, there are no crevasses,” replied Melchior; “but a slip here would have been bad.
“Then if she said that, she cannot have dealings with the devil,” observed Melchior.
This remark was answered by Melchior de Willading in the same spirit, and the guide, perceiving he was no longer wanted, withdrew.
Why should Melchior wish to find out her address without my knowledge?
masc. proper name, literally "king of light," from Hebrew melekh "king" + or "light."