Definitions for jesusˈdʒi zəs, -zəz
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Je•susˈdʒi zəs, -zəz(n.)
Also called Je′sus Christ′, Je′sus of Naz′areth. born 4? b .c ., crucified a .d . 29?, the source of the Christian religion.
Category: Bible, Biography, Religion
(“the Son of Sirach”) the author of the Apocryphal book of Ecclesiasticus, who lived in the 3rd century b .c .
Category: Bible, Biography
Christian Science. the supreme example of God's nature expressed through human beings.
Category: Common Vocabulary, Religion
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of Jesus:
1200–50; ME < LL Iēsus < Gk Iēsoûs < Heb Yēshūa‘
Jesus, Jesus of Nazareth, the Nazarene, Jesus Christ, Christ, Savior, Saviour, Good Shepherd, Redeemer, Deliverer(noun)
a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)
A Christian savior.
An artistic representation of a Christian savior.
Jesus of Nazareth, a Jewish man whom Christians name Jesus Christ in belief that he is the Messiah.
in Spanish culture; an anglicized spelling of Jesu00FAs.
An expletive, whose use is considered blasphemous in some Christian sects.
Origin: From Ἰησοῦς, from ישוע. The Greek text makes no distinction between Jesus and Joshua, referring to them both as Ἰησοῦς. The Latin Vulgate is likely the earliest to make a distinction, referring to Jesus as Iesus and Joshua as Iosias.
the Savior; the name of the Son of God as announced by the angel to his parents; the personal name of Our Lord, in distinction from Christ, his official appellation
"Jesus" is a song by alternative rock band Brand New. It is the second single from their 2006 album The Devil and God Are Raging Inside Me. The single was released on 7" vinyl and CD in the United Kingdom on April 30, 2007. In the US, the single reached number 30 on the Billboard Hot Modern Rock Tracks chart. A music video was directed by Moh Azima, but was never released. It surfaced on the internet in late 2009, but was quickly taken down at the request of Interscope and Brand New, although it can still be found on various websites
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Rank popularity for the word 'jesus' in Written Corpus Frequency: #815
Translations for jesus
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
- المَسيح (يسوع)Arabic
- CristoPortuguese (BR)
- حضرت عیسی مسیحFarsi
- le ChristFrench
- Jesús KristurIcelandic
- 예수 그리스도Korean
- حضرت عیسی مسیحPersian
- حضرت عيسى عليه السلامPashto
- 耶穌基督Chinese (Trad.)
- حضرت عیسےٰ علیہ السلامUrdu
- chúa Giê-suVietnamese
- 救世主（特指耶稣基督）Chinese (Simp.)
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