First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yechezkel mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yechezkel

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Alt. Meaning

Y is for yippee, and the things that inspire you to yell it

E is for endear, all those you touch.

C is for captive, your web of charm.

H is for hand, that you always give.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

Z is for zany, the funny side of you!

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

E is for eager, let's get started!

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

Notable Persons Named Yechezkel

Notable Persons Named Yechezkel

Yechezkel Landau

Yechezkel Landau was a rabbi. Yechezkel was born on October 8th, 1713 in Opatów. He passed away on April 29th, 1793.

Yechezkel Kutscher

Yechezkel was born on June 1st, 1909. He died on December 12th, 1971.

Yechezkel Rabinowicz

Yechezkel was born in 1864 in Radomsko. He breathed his last breath on November 22nd, 1910.

Yechezkel "Hezi" Eshel

His military service ended in 1980. Yechezkel was born on January 4th, 1931 in Iraq. Yechezkel is also known as Eshel and Yechezkel.


Fun Facts about the name Yechezkel

  • How Popular is the name Yechezkel? Yechezkel is the 13,602nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yechezkel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 703 babies born with the first name Yechezkel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yechezkel to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yechezkel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Yechezkel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yechezkel was in 2019 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Yechezkel Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yechezkel is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 12 babies in New Jersey have the same name in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Yechezkel: The name spelled backwards is Lekzehcey. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ezhkeylce. How do you pronounce that?
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