Jeshua

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Jeshua (יֵשׁ֡וּעַ), a variant of Yehoshua, may refer to:

  • Jeshua or Yeshua is a Hebrew name mentioned in the following verses of the Jewish Tanakh: Ezra 2:2, 2:6, 2:36, 2:40, 3:2, 3:8, 3:9, 3:10, 3:18, 4:3, 8:33; Nehemiah 3:19, 7:7, 7:11, 7:39, 7:43, 8:7, 8:17, 9:4, 9:5, 11:26, 12:1, 12:7, 12:8, 12:10, 12:24, 12:26; 1 Chronicles 24:11; and 2 Chronicles 31:15 (and in the Aramaic portion at Ezra 5:2). It is usually considered to be the original Hebrew and/or Aramaic form of the name of Jesus.
  • Joshua the High Priest at the time of Ezra

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