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Origin of the name EZRA.
Etymology of the name EZRA.
Meaning of the baby name EZRA.

  

EZRA (עֶזְרָא, עֶזְרָה, عزرا).  Biblical.  Hebrew, Ezrá, Greek, Ἔσδρας, Esdras = "help."  Usage: America, Australia, Canada, England, Israel, New Zealand.
    Ezra Weston, an American expatriate poet and critic.  Ezra Itzhak Nawi, an Israeli pacifist and human rights activist.  Ezra Horton (d. 1939), was an English football player. (Wiki)

    EZRA, עֶזְרָא Ezrá, m. *Ἔσδρας, Esdras.
    "Help," vid. Ahiezer.
    (1)  A contemporary of Zerubbabel, and one of the first colony.  (B.C. 536.)  Occurs Ne. 12. 1, 13.
    (2)  A priest who led the second colony of Jews from Babylon to Jerusalem.  He was a scribe, "ready in the law of Moses, which the Lord God of Israel had given;" and many of the books of the Old Testament were put into their present order by him.  (B.C. 458.)  Occurs Ezr. 7. 1, 6, 10, 11, 12, 21, 25; 10. 1, 2, 5, 6, 10, 16; Ne. 8. 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 9, 13; 12. 26, 33, 36.
    EZRA, Ezrah, עֶזְרָה, vid. Ezer,
עֶזֶר (1 Chron. iv. 4. 17) (The Proper Names of the Old Testament Scriptures Expounded and Illustrated, Jones, 1856).

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