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LatinEdit

 
Ιmāgō Iēsū in Sancta SophiaAn image of Jesus in Hagia Sophia

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Ἰησοῦς (Iēsoûs), from Hebrew יֵשׁוּעַ (Yeshúa').

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Iēsus m (variously declined, genitive Iēsū); fourth declension, irregular declension

  1. Jesus
    • 405, Jerome and others, Vulgate, Marcus 1:1
      initium ēvangeliī Iēsū Christī Fīliī Deī
      the beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God

DeclensionEdit

Highly irregular, but often considered to belong to the fourth declension.

Case Singular
nominative Iēsus
genitive Iēsū
dative Iēsū
accusative Iēsum
ablative Iēsū
vocative Iēsū

DescendantsEdit

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Middle FrenchEdit

Proper nounEdit

Iesus

  1. Jesus

See alsoEdit