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Old 12-19-2019, 08:36 PM
John W. Kennedy is offline
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If you want to be technical, His Aramaic name (Hebrew was pretty much out of day-to-day use) was יֵשׁוּעַ (“Yeshua”). יְהוֹשֻׁעַ (“Jehosu‘a”, traditionally Englished as “Joshua”) was archaic.

And pretty much everybody spoke Greek then, thanks to Alexander the Great.
John W. Kennedy
"The blind rulers of Logres
Nourished the land on a fallacy of rational virtue."
-- Charles Williams. Taliessin through Logres: Prelude