What does Ezra mean?
Ezra /ezra/ as a boys' name is pronounced AIRZ-rah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ezra is "help".
How popular is Ezra?
Ezra is a somewhat popular first name for males (#847 out of 1220, Top 69%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#45651 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Ezra for boys. Ezra reached its highest rank of #119 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the history of the boy name Ezra and affiliated names. The only other prominent alternative form of Ezra (#119 in 2014) is Azariah (#838 in 2014). Adoption of these relations of Ezra is well-received among parents today (usage of 0.522%). Ezra is the most fashionable baby name in this compilation, with this name undergoing a rebound in usage.
Thinking of names?
Ezra▲ is pronounced similarly to Azria and Azriah. Other suggested similar baby names are Ara, Earl▼, Eero, Efran, Efrat, Elia, Elrad, Enda, Enea, Eran, Eri, Erl, Ern, Erv, Eva, Ezar, Ezio and Ira▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ezra.