Jeshua or Jeshuah both: jĕsh´yo͞oə [key] [Heb.,=God helps], in the Bible.
1 See Joshua . 2 See Joshua 2. 3 Head of a postexilic family. 4 Priestly family. 5 Head of a Levitical family. 6 Levite. 7 Unidentified town, S ancient Palestine.
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