1. Melchior, Lauritz Melchior, Lauritz Lebrecht Hommel Melchior

usage: United States operatic tenor (born in Denmark) noted for his Wagnerian roles (1890-1973)

2. Melchior

usage: (New Testament) one of the three sages from the east who came bearing gifts for the infant Jesus; usually represented as a king of Nubia

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