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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Esdrās, from Ancient Greek Ἔσδρᾱς (Ésdrās), from Hebrew עזרא(Ezra). Doublet of Ezra.

Proper nounEdit

Esdras

  1. (biblical) any of four books of the Old Testament and Apocrypha of the Bible.
    Synonym: (abbreviation) Esd.

Usage notesEdit

Depending upon which Bible is being examined there are two or four Books of Esdras, with different names and numbering systems. Wikipedia has an article Esdras with a table explaining this.

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FrenchEdit

Proper nounEdit

Esdras m

  1. (biblical) Ezra
  2. (biblical) Esdras

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek Ἔσδρᾱς (Ésdrās).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Esdrās m sg (genitive Esdrae); first declension

  1. Ezra

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun (masculine Greek-type with nominative singular in -ās), singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Esdrās
Genitive Esdrae
Dative Esdrae
Accusative Esdrān
Ablative Esdrā
Vocative Esdrā

DescendantsEdit

  • English: Esdras

Further readingEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin Esdrās, from Ancient Greek Ἔσδρᾱς (Ésdrās), from Hebrew עֶזְרָא‎.

PronunciationEdit

 

Proper nounEdit

Esdras m

  1. (biblical) Ezra; Esdras (any of four books of the Bible)
  2. (biblical) Ezra; Esdras (Jewish high priest)

SpanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Esdras m

  1. (bible) Ezra (the book of the Bible)