Think Baby Names - logo
Home > Ezekiel

Ezekiel meaning, boyEzekiel

Save Ezekiel to list (0)

pinWhat does Ezekiel mean?

Ezekiel /eze-kiel/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced ez-EE-kee-el. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ezekiel is "God strengthens". Biblical name from Yechezqel. Ezekiel was a prophet who was among the captives taken to Babylon at the first fall of Jerusalem; he wrote the Book of Ezekiel while in captivity.


Ezekiel has 10 variants: Esequiel, Ezechiel, Ezequiel, Eziechiele, Eziequel, Haskel, Iezekiel, Jesekijel, Yechezkel and Zeke.

Affiliated boy name: Chico.

Kreatif forms: Ezeel, Ezekielne, Ezerkiel. [more]

pinHow popular is Ezekiel?

Ezekiel is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1075 out of 1220, Top 88%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#28751 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the birth name popularity of Ezekiel for boys. Ezekiel reached its apex position of #181 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ezekiel name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ezekiel outside U.S.

Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Ezekiel and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Ezekiel (#181 last year) rated in the Top 1000 are Ezequiel (#569 last year) and Zeke (#736). These boy names are at the height of their popularity today (usage of 0.5047%). Zeke (#736), Ezekiel (#181) and Ezequiel (#569) are three of the more chic boy names here, and there is a rebound in birth name usage for Ezekiel. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ezekiel, Ezequiel, Zeke in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ezekiel and related baby names outside U.S.