यीशु

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Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew ישוע. Hindi translations of the Bible make a distinction between Jesus and Joshua, referring to Jesus as यीशु (Yīśu) and Joshua as यहोशू (Yahośū).

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यीशु (transliteration needed?

  1. (Christianity) Jesus of Nazareth.

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Usage notes[edit]

  • Christians use the Hebrew-derived name यीशु (Yīśu) when referring to Jesus, non-Christians generally using the Qur'anic Arabic name ईसा (Īsā).

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