Iesus

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Latin[edit]

Ιmāgō Iēsū in Sancta SophiaAn image of Jesus in Hagia Sophia

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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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

Declension[edit]

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

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Middle French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Iesus

  1. Jesus

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