US Popularity:86
Meaning:Strength of God
Ezekiel is a boy’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning “strength of God.” Ezekiel is derived from the name Yechezkel, which means “God will strengthen.” Considered one of the greatest prophets of his time, Ezekiel wrote the Old Testament book bearing his name and was among the captives taken to Babylon during the first fall of Jerusalem. Incredibly popular amongst Jewish parents, Ezekiel is melodic and carries an aura of ancient wisdom. Despite its profoundly religious connotation, the name is sometimes shortened to Zeke, which has the personality of a cool surfer dude. Whether you wish to honor your faith or simply love the ethereal vibe of this title, Ezekiel is a beautiful name for baby.

Famous People Named Ezekiel

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Charles Ezekiel Mozes
    Son of Cynthia Nixon
  • Ezekiel Ansah
    Football Player
  • Ezekiel Elliott
    Football Player

Ezekiel Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Ezekiel is currently #155 on The Bump
Boy:Ezekiel is currently #87 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Ezekiel is currently #86 in U.S. births
Boy:Ezekiel is currently #50 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 1
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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