MALACHATH (Μαλαχάθ), a city of Libya Interior, which Ptolemy (4.6.25) places in the country above the Nigeir, in E. long. 20° 20″, and N. lat. 20° 15″. [E.B.J]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.