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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