Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #2424: Iesous (pronounced ee-ay-sooce')

of Hebrew origin (3091); Jesus (i.e. Jehoshua), the name of our Lord and two (three) other Israelites:--Jesus.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon:



Jesus = "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 (Luke 3:29)

5) Jesus, surnamed Justus, a Jewish Christian, an associate with Paul in the preaching of the gospel (Colossians 4:11)

Part of Speech: noun proper masculine

Relation: of Hebrew origin H3091

Citing in TDNT: 3:284, 360


This word is used 981 times:

Matthew 1:1: "The book of the generation of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham."
Matthew 1:16: "of whom was born Jesus, who is called Christ."
Matthew 1:18: "Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as"
Matthew 1:21: "thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save his"
Matthew 1:25: "he called his name JESUS."
Matthew 2:1: "Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days"
Matthew 3:13: "Then cometh Jesus from Galilee to Jordan unto"
Matthew 3:15: "And Jesus answering said unto him, Suffer it to be so now:"
Matthew 3:16: "And Jesus, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water:"
Matthew 4:1: "Then was Jesus led up of the spirit into the"
Matthew 4:7: " Jesus said unto him, It is written again, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord"
Matthew 4:10: "Then saith Jesus unto him, Get thee hence, Satan: for it is written,"
Matthew 4:12: "Now when Jesus had heard that John was cast into prison, he departed into"
Matthew 4:17: "From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent:"
Matthew 4:18: "And Jesus, walking by the sea of Galilee, saw"
Matthew 4:23: "And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their"
Matthew 7:28: "And it came to pass, when Jesus had ended these sayings, the"
Matthew 8:3: "And Jesus put forth his hand, and touched him, saying, I will;"
Matthew 8:4: "And Jesus saith unto him, See thou tell no man; but"
Matthew 8:5: "And when Jesus was entered into Capernaum, there came unto him a centurion,"
Matthew 8:7: "And Jesus saith unto him, I will come and heal him."
Matthew 8:10: "When Jesus heard it, he marveled, and said to them that followed, Verily"
Matthew 8:13: "And Jesus said unto the centurion, Go thy way; and as"
Matthew 8:14: "And when Jesus was come into Peter's house, he saw his"
Matthew 8:18: "Now when Jesus saw great multitudes about him, he gave commandment"
Matthew 8:20: "And Jesus saith unto him, The foxes have holes,"
Matthew 8:22: "But Jesus said unto him, Follow me; and let"
Matthew 8:29: "they cried out, saying, What have we to do with thee, Jesus, thou Son of God?"
Matthew 8:34: "city came out to meet Jesus: and when they saw him,"
Matthew 9:2: "on a bed: and Jesus seeing their faith said"
Matthew 9:4: "And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, Wherefore think"
Matthew 9:9: "And as Jesus passed forth from thence, he saw a man, named Matthew,"
Matthew 9:10: "sinners came and sat down with him and his disciples."
Matthew 9:12: "But when Jesus heard that, he said unto them, They that be whole need"
Matthew 9:15: "And Jesus said unto them, Can the children"
Matthew 9:19: "And Jesus arose, and followed him, and so did his disciples."
Matthew 9:22: "But Jesus turned him about, and when he saw her, he said, Daughter,"
Matthew 9:23: "And when Jesus came into the ruler's house, and"
Matthew 9:27: "And when Jesus departed thence, two blind men followed him,"
Matthew 9:28: "came to him: and Jesus saith unto them, Believe ye that"
Matthew 9:30: "eyes were opened; and Jesus straitly charged them, saying, See"
Matthew 9:35: "And Jesus went about all the cities and villages,"
Matthew 10:5: "These twelve Jesus sent forth, and commanded them, saying, Go"
Matthew 11:1: "And it came to pass, when Jesus had made an end of commanding his twelve"
Matthew 11:4: " Jesus answered and said unto them, Go and show John again"
Matthew 11:7: "And as they departed, Jesus began to say unto the multitudes"
Matthew 11:25: "At that time Jesus answered and said, I thank thee,"
Matthew 12:1: "At that time Jesus went on the sabbath day through"
Matthew 12:15: "But when Jesus knew it, he withdrew himself from thence: and great multitudes"
Matthew 12:25: "And Jesus knew their thoughts, and said unto them, Every"

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