Pronunciation: (i-zē'kē-ul), [key]
1. a Major Prophet of the 6th century b.c.
2. a book of the Bible bearing his name. Abbr.: Ezek.
3. Moses Jacob, 1844–1917, U.S. sculptor, in Rome.
4. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “God strengthens.” Also, Douay Bible,E•ze•chi•elPronunciation: (i-zē'kē-ul) [key] (for defs. 1, 2).
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