Ezekiel Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Ezekiel:
Derived from the Greek Iezekiēl, a name derived from the Hebrew yehezq'ēl (God strengthens). The name is borne in the Bible by a 6th century B.C. Hebrew prophet whose ministry lasted more than twenty-three years. His prophecies are recorded in the Old Testament book of Ezekiel.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Ezekiel
Zeke, Easy, E.Z.
- Meanings and history of the name Ezekiel
Hebrew "strength of God"
- Famous real-life people named Ezekiel
Ezekiel Czar Martin (b. 2009), son of American actress and singer Tisha Campbell-Martin
- Ezekiel in song, story & screen
Ezekiel "Easy" Porterhouse Rawlins, fictional character created by mystery author Walter Mosley.
Ezekiel (Zeke) Braverman, the father/grandfather on the NBC hit show "Parenthood".
Ezekiel "Zeke" Pedrad, minor character in the "Divergent" series.
Ezekiel Jones is a character on the TNT series "The Librarians"