OTHER WORDS FROM PorphyryPor·phyr·e·an [pawr-feer-ee-uh n] /pɔrˈfɪər i ən/, adjectivePor·phyr·i·an, adjective, nounPor·phyr·i·an·ist, noun
Examples from the Web for malchus
Malchus caught up his shield and sword, threw his helmet on his head, and rushed out of the tent with his father.
When he heard the plans of Malchus he announced, as a matter of course, that he should accompany him.
Malchus, are you thinking of keeping up the traditions of our family?
Then Malchus and his companion rose to their feet, and made their way along the path.
The fisherman at once went round with Malchus to the abodes of several men regarded as authorities by the sailors and stevedores.