- a masculine name: dim. Zeke
- a Hebrew prophet of the 6th cent.
- the book of his prophecies: abbrev. Ezek, Ezk, Ez, or Eze
Origin of EzekielEcclesiastical Late Latin Ezechiel from Classical Greek Iezeki?l from Classical Hebrew (language) yechezkel, literally , God strengthens
1844-1917; U.S. sculptor
A Hebrew prophet of the sixth century BC who called for the Jews exiled in Babylon to return to godliness and faith.
Origin of EzekielHebrew yəhezqē'l God has strengthened yəhezq he has strengthened hzq 'ēl God ℵl
Origin of EzekielAfter Ezekiel 1
Hebrew יְחֶזְקֵאל (“God strengthens”).