Meaning & History
Hebrew word meaning "to save, to deliver".
Given Name DescendantsYeshua(Ancient Aramaic) Essa, Isa, Issa, Yushua(Arabic) Josu, Josune(Basque) Elisha, Elishua, Hosea, Hoshea, Isaiah, Isaias, Jesus, Joshua, Oshea(Biblical) Elisaie, Esaias, Iesous, Osee(Biblical Greek) Elisha, Elishua, Hoshea, Yehoshua, Yesha'yahu, Yeshua(Biblical Hebrew) Eliseus, Esaias, Iesus, Iosue, Osee(Biblical Latin) Jozua(Dutch) Isaiah, Isiah, Joshua(English) Esa(Finnish) Josué(French) Xesús(Galician) Ikaia, Iokua(Hawaiian) Yehoshua, Yeshayahu(Hebrew) Józsua(Hungarian) Eliseo, Giosuè, Isaia(Italian) Elisie, Isaija(Macedonian) Isaías, Josué(Portuguese) Isay(Russian) Maoilios(Scottish) Isaija(Serbian) Eliseo, Isaías, Jesús, Jesusa, Josué(Spanish) Jesus(Theology) İsa(Turkish)
Sources & References
- Strong's Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible, entry H3467, available online at https://www.blueletterbible.org/lang/lexicon/lexicon.cfm?strongs=H3467