a Major Prophet of the 6th century b.c.
a book of the Bible bearing his name. Abbreviation: Ezek.
Mo·ses Ja·cob, 1844–1917, U.S. sculptor, in Rome.
a male given name.
- Also Douay Bible, E·ze·chi·el (for defs. 1, 2) .
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How to use Ezekiel in a sentence
“Judges are more lenient in terms of preparation,” says criminal-defense attorney Ezekiel Perlo.The Grim Sleeper’s Trial Is Moving at Snail’s Pace, and Victims’ Families Are Furious | Christine Pelisek | March 21, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The discussion poses an argument: In the book of Ezekiel, God is determined to wipe out a city, which is full of wickedness.
You had two children with him—Samantha, who is now 15, and Charles Ezekiel, who is 9.Cynthia Nixon on Bisexuality & Her New Role in ‘Wit’ | Kevin Sessums | January 24, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
My father loved to brag about Ezekiel Cheever who arrived on a distinguished small boat in the 1630s.
Another brother, Ezekiel, is a bioethicist at the Harvard Medical School.
Rabbah of Ammon was to become, "A stable for camels and couching place for flocks" (Ezekiel xxv, 5).Gospel Philosophy | J. H. Ward
Ezekiel designed a statue located at Lynchburg in honor of Major Daniel which shows him seated and holding a crutch.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia | Dorothy M. Torpey
Martin and Sarah came to America, and Ezekiel was lost at sea before he had married.Tin-Types Taken in the Streets of New York | Lemuel Ely Quigg
We have not found it in any of the minor prophets, and but twice in the prophecies of Jeremiah, and once in Ezekiel.
"I have put my words in thy mouth" was spoken to Jeremiah (chapter i:9); and Ezekiel makes the same experience.The Prophet Ezekiel | Arno C. Gaebelein
British Dictionary definitions for Ezekiel
a Hebrew prophet of the 6th century bc, exiled to Babylon in 597 bc
the book containing his oracles, which describe the downfall of Judah and Jerusalem and their subsequent restoration
- Douay spelling: Ezechiel
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