The name Jesus

"Jesus" is the English derivative of the Greek transliteration of "Yehoshua" via Latin. In the New Testament, all instances of the word "Yehoshua" are written as "Ἰησοῦς" (Iēsoūs), which is the closest Greek transliteration of the Aramaic: ישוע; Yeshua‎. Because of the lack of a “sh” sound in Greek when the Bible was translated from … Continue reading The name Jesus