Jesus

Smith’s Bible Dictionary

“Jesus ” means saviour

  1. The Greek form of the name Joshua or Jeshua, a contraction of Jehoshua, that is, "help of Jehovah" or "saviour." (Numbers 13:16)
  2. Joshua the son of Nun. (Numbers 27:18; Hebrews 4:8) [JEHOSHUA]
Related Resources
Dictionaries
  • Easton’s Bible Dictionary
  • Hitchcocks’s Bible Names