Jesus Christ is the central figure of the Bible’s New Testament, and Christianity is founded on his life and teachings. The name is most commonly used by Spanish-speaking families and stems from the same Hebrew root as Joshua. Typically pronounced hey-SOOS (like Dr. Seuss), Jesus is a popular name choice for boys in the United States.


  • hebrew: The Lord is my salvation
  • latin:
  • spanish:

Syllables: 2

Famous Namesakes:

Jesus Christ of Nazareth, Athlete Jesus Figueroa, Ahtlete Jesus Sanchez,