Ezekiel

noun
Eze·kiel | \i-ˈzē-kyəl, -kē-əl\

Definition of Ezekiel 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a Hebrew priest and prophet of the sixth century b.c.

2 : a prophetic book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture written by Ezekiel — see Bible Table

Ezekiel

biographical name
Eze·kiel | \i-ˈzēk-yəl \

Definition of Ezekiel (Entry 2 of 2)

Moses Jacob 1844–1917 American sculptor

First Known Use of Ezekiel

Noun

1568, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Ezekiel

Noun

Late Latin Ezechiel, from Hebrew Yĕḥezqēl

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