Ezekiel meaning

ĭ-zēkē-əl
A Hebrew prophet of the sixth century bc who called for the Jews exiled in Babylon to return to godliness and faith.
3
2
A book of the Old Testament of the Bible.
pronoun
1
0
(name, person, proper) A masculine name: dim. Zeke.
noun
0
0
(person) 1844-1917; U.S. sculptor.
proper name
0
0
A prophet mentioned in the Bible and in the Quran.
pronoun
0
0
Advertisement
A male given name of biblical origin. First used by 17th century Puritans; rare today.
pronoun
0
0

Origin of ezekiel

  • Hebrew yəḥezqē’l God has strengthened yəḥezq he has strengthened ḥzq in Semitic roots ’ēl God ℵl in Semitic roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • After Ezekiel

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Hebrew יְחֶזְקֵאל (“God strengthens”).

    From Wiktionary