Jeremias

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See also: Jeremías and Jeremiáš

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Testament name for the prophet Jeremiah

Proper noun[edit]

Jeremias

  1. (biblical) New Testament name for the prophet Jeremiah.
    • 1611 King James Version of the Bible: Matthew 16:14:
      Some say that thou art John the Baptist; some, Elias; and others, Jeremias or one of the prophets.
  2. A male given name from Hebrew, more common in the forms Jeremy and Jeremiah.

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Jeremias

  1. (biblical) Jeremiah; Jeremias.
  2. A male given name.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

of biblical origin

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjeremiɑs/, [ˈje̞re̞ˌmiɑs̠]
  • Rhymes: -iɑs
  • Syllabification: Je‧re‧mi‧as

Proper noun[edit]

Jeremias

  1. A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Jeremias (Kotus type 41/vieras, no gradation)
nominative Jeremias Jeremiaat
genitive Jeremiaan Jeremiaiden
Jeremiaitten
partitive Jeremiasta Jeremiaita
illative Jeremiaaseen Jeremiaisiin
singular plural
nominative Jeremias Jeremiaat
accusative nom. Jeremias Jeremiaat
gen. Jeremiaan
genitive Jeremiaan Jeremiaiden
Jeremiaitten
partitive Jeremiasta Jeremiaita
inessive Jeremiaassa Jeremiaissa
elative Jeremiaasta Jeremiaista
illative Jeremiaaseen Jeremiaisiin
Jeremiaihinrare
adessive Jeremiaalla Jeremiailla
ablative Jeremiaalta Jeremiailta
allative Jeremiaalle Jeremiaille
essive Jeremiaana Jeremiaina
translative Jeremiaaksi Jeremiaiksi
instructive Jeremiain
abessive Jeremiaatta Jeremiaitta
comitative Jeremiaineen
Possessive forms of Jeremias (type vieras)
possessor singular plural
1st person Jeremiaani Jeremiaamme
2nd person Jeremiaasi Jeremiaanne
3rd person Jeremiaansa
Inflection of Jeremias (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative Jeremias Jeremiakset
genitive Jeremiaksen Jeremiasten
Jeremiaksien
partitive Jeremiasta Jeremiaksia
illative Jeremiakseen Jeremiaksiin
singular plural
nominative Jeremias Jeremiakset
accusative nom. Jeremias Jeremiakset
gen. Jeremiaksen
genitive Jeremiaksen Jeremiasten
Jeremiaksien
partitive Jeremiasta Jeremiaksia
inessive Jeremiaksessa Jeremiaksissa
elative Jeremiaksesta Jeremiaksista
illative Jeremiakseen Jeremiaksiin
adessive Jeremiaksella Jeremiaksilla
ablative Jeremiakselta Jeremiaksilta
allative Jeremiakselle Jeremiaksille
essive Jeremiaksena Jeremiaksina
translative Jeremiakseksi Jeremiaksiksi
instructive Jeremiaksin
abessive Jeremiaksetta Jeremiaksitta
comitative Jeremiaksineen
Possessive forms of Jeremias (type vastaus)
possessor singular plural
1st person Jeremiakseni Jeremiaksemme
2nd person Jeremiaksesi Jeremiaksenne
3rd person Jeremiaksensa

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

variant of Jeremia

Proper noun[edit]

Jeremias

  1. A male given name.

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek Ἰερεμίας (Ieremías), from the Hebrew יִרְמְיָה‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Jērē̆mī̆ās m sg (genitive Jērē̆mī̆ae); first declension

  1. A male given name from Hebrewfamously held by:
    1. (biblical) Jeremiah (major prophet of the Hebrew Bible)
  2. (biblical, more fully “Liber Jeremiae”) (Book of) Jeremiah (book of the Old Testament)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun (masculine Greek-type with nominative singular in -ās), singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Jērē̆mī̆ās
Genitive Jērē̆mī̆ae
Dative Jērē̆mī̆ae
Accusative Jērē̆mī̆ān
Ablative Jērē̆mī̆ā
Vocative Jērē̆mī̆ā

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

variant of Jeremia

Proper noun[edit]

Jeremias

  1. A male given name.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Jēremīas, from Ancient Greek Ἰερεμίας (Ieremías), from Hebrew יִרְמְיָה‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Jeremias m

  1. (biblical) Jeremiah (a prophet)
  2. (biblical) Jeremiah (book of the Old Testament)
  3. A male given name, equivalent to English Jeremiah

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

variant of Jeremia

Proper noun[edit]

Jeremias c (genitive Jeremias)

  1. A male given name.