يسوع

See also: يشوع

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Aramaic ܝܶܫܽܘܥ(yešūʿ), from Biblical Hebrew יֵשׁוּעַ(yešū́aʿ, Jesus), a syncopated form of יְהוֹשֻׁעַ(yəhōšúaʿ, Joshua). Doublet of يَشُوع(yašūʿ, Joshua) and possibly عِيسَى(ʿīsā, Jesus).

PronunciationEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

يَسُوع (yasūʿm

  1. (Christianity) Jesus, Jesus of Nazareth
    Synonym: (Islam) عِيسَى(ʿīsā)

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Usage notesEdit

  • يَسُوع (yasūʿ) is the name Arabic-speaking Christians call Jesus and the one generally used in secular contexts. In Islamic contexts, عِيسَى(ʿīsā) is used instead.

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DescendantsEdit

  • Kabyle: Yasuɛ