Definition of Jesus

1. Noun. A teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29).

Definition of Jesus

1. n. The Savior; the name of the Son of God as announced by the angel to his parents; the personal name of Our Lord, in distinction from Christ, his official appellation.

Definition of Jesus

1. Proper noun. (christianity) Jesus of Nazareth, a Jewish man whom Christians name Jesus Christ in belief that he is the Messiah. ¹

2. Proper noun. (Spanish male given name) in Spanish culture; an anglicized spelling of (term Jesús lang=es). ¹

3. Noun. A Christian savior. ¹

4. Noun. An artistic representation of a Christian savior. ¹

5. Interjection. An expletive, whose use is considered blasphemous in some Christian sects. ¹

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Definition of Jesus

1. a size of paper [n JESUS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jesus

Jesuits' bark
Jesuits' nut
Jesum Crow
Jesus (current term)
Jesus, Mary and Joseph
Jesus Christ
Jesus Christs
Jesus H. Christ
Jesus Harold Christ
Jesus Prayer
Jesus boot
Jesus boots
Jesus fish
Jesus fishes
Jesus freak
Jesus freaks
Jesus jammies

Literary usage of Jesus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Confessions of St. Augustine by Augustine, Thomas, Edward Bouverie Pusey, William Benham (1909)
"and not in Jesus. Trust not nor lean upon a reed shaken with the wind, ... If thou seekest Jesus in all things thou shalt verily find Jesus, ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"(2) Scripture passages ascribed to Jesus by a mere oversight. ... (3) The expressions attributed to Jesus by the mistake of transcribers. ..."

3. The American Journal of Psychology by Edward Bradford ( Titchener, Granville Stanley Hall (1911)
"This severe repression often led to surrogates where they were least expected. In the case of Zinzendorf Jesus became this surrogate unconsciously. ..."

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