Definition of Ezra in English:

Ezra

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Pronunciation: /ˈɛzrə
 
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  • 1A Jewish priest and scribe who played a central part in the reform of Judaism in the 5th or 4th century bc, continuing the work of Nehemiah and forbidding mixed marriages.
  • 1.1A book of the Bible telling of Ezra, the return of the Jews from Babylon, and the rebuilding of the Temple.

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