Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

of Hebrew origin 3091

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:284

KJV Translation Count — 975x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Jesus (972), Jesus (Joshua) (2), Jesus (Justus) (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

esus = "Jehovah is salvation"
1. Jesus, the Son of God, the Saviour of mankind, God incarnate
2. Jesus Barabbas was the captive robber whom the Jews begged Pilate to release instead of Christ
3. Joshua was the famous captain of the Israelites, Moses' successor (Acts 7:45, Hebrews 4:8)
4. Jesus, son of Eliezer, one of the ancestors of Christ (Lu 3:29)
5. Jesus, surnamed Justus, a Jewish Christian, an associate with Paul in the preaching of the gospel (Colossians 4:11)

Strong's Definitions

ee-ay-sooce'; of Hebrew origin [Hebrew {3091} (Yehowshuwa`)]; Jesus (i.e. Jehoshua), the name of our Lord and two (three) other Israelites: — Jesus.

Concordance Results Using KJV

The book of the generation of G2424 Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham.


And Jacob begat Joseph the husband of Mary, of whom was born G2424, who is called Christ.


Now the birth of G2424 Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost.


And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name G2424: for he shall save his people from their sins.


And knew her not till she had brought forth her firstborn son: and he called his name G2424.


Now when G2424 was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem,


Then cometh G2424 from Galilee to Jordan unto John, to be baptized of him.


And G2424 answering said unto him, Suffer it to be so now: for thus it becometh us to fulfil all righteousness. Then he suffered him.


And G2424, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water: and, lo, the heavens were opened unto him, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove, and lighting upon him:


Then was G2424 led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil.