Iésous: Jesus or Joshua, the name of the Messiah, also three other Isr.Original Word: Ἰησοῦς, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (ee-ay-sooce')
Short Definition: Jesus
Definition: Jesus; the Greek form of Joshua; Jesus, son of Eliezer; Jesus, surnamed Justus.
2424 Iēsoús – Jesus, the transliteration of the Hebrew term, 3091 /Lṓt ("Yehoshua"/Jehoshua, contracted to "Joshua") which means "Yahweh saves" (or "Yahweh is salvation").
"Jesus Christ" is properly "Jesus the Christ." "Jesus" (2424 /Iēsoús) is His human name, as the incarnate, eternal Son of God (Mt 1:21,25, see also Lk 1:31) – the Christ, the divine Messiah (the second Person of the holy Trinity).
[Christ (His title) means "the Anointed One" (the eternal pre-incarnate, Logos, Jn 1:1-18).]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
of Hebrew origin Yehoshua
Jesus or Joshua, the name of the Messiah, also three other Isr.
Jesus (904), Jesus' (7), Joshua (3).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2424: Ἰησοῦς
Ἰησοῦς, Ἰησοῦ, dative Ἰησοῦ, accusative Ἰησοῦν, vocative Ἰησοῦ (Winer's Grammar, § 10, 1), ὁ, Jesus (יְהושֻׁעַ and according to a later form, יֵשׁוּעַ , Syriac 9wSy [
2. Jesus, son of Eliezer, one of Christ's ancestors: Luke 3:29 L T Tr WH.
4. Jesus Barabbas; see Βαραββᾶς.
5. Jesus, surnamed Justus, a Jewish Christian, an associate with Paul in preaching the gospel: Colossians 4:11.
Strong's Exhaustive ConcordanceJesus.
Of Hebrew origin (Yhowshuwa'); Jesus (i.e. Jehoshua), the name of our Lord and two (three) other Israelites -- Jesus.
see HEBREW Yhowshuwa'
Forms and TransliterationsΙΗΣΟΥ Ἰησοῦ Ιησουν Ἰησοῦν ΙΗΣΟΥΣ Ἰησοὺς Ἰησοῦς IeSOU Iesoû IĒSOU Iēsoû Iesoun Iesoûn Iēsoun Iēsoûn IeSOUS Iesoùs Iesoûs IĒSOUS Iēsoùs Iēsoûs
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2424
Ἰησοῦ — 332 Occ.
Ἰησοῦν — 129 Occ.
Ἰησοῦς — 462 Occ.
Matthew 1:1 N-GMS
GRK: ΒΙΒΛΟΣ γενέσεως Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ υἱοῦ
NAS: of the genealogy of Jesus the Messiah,
KJV: of the generation of Jesus Christ,
INT: [the] book of [the] generation of Jesus Christ son