Jesus
Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
JEE-zəs
Meaning
God's deliverance
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Jesus originates in Hebrew language and means "God's deliverance". It is based on the same roots as the name Joshua. Jesus was the main Christian figure and a major Islamic prophet. As a masculine given name it has gained a lot of popularity in the United States recently.

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