Church, God, Jesus in other languages

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  1. In Hebrew: "Knesiá" (from which comes " Knesset") Play
  2. Arabic: "Kanisa" (Ka-nees-a) Play
  3. Turkish: "Kilise" (Ki-lis-e) Play
  4. Greek: "Ekklisía" Play and Latin: "Ecclesia" Play
  5. French: "Église" (Eg-lees) Play, Spanish: Iglesia Play, Portuguese: Igreja Play, Welsh: Eglwys Play, and Scots Gaelic "Eaglais"
  6. Italian: "Chiesa" (Kee-yesa) Play
  7. Romania: "Biserică" Play from Greek and Latin "Basilica"-Regal, "Basileus"-King
    with variations in Lithuania and Latvia
  8. German: "Kirche" (Keer-kha) Play
    with variations in Finland, Estonia, Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Netherlands. In Scots English "Kirk".

    Click here for the early meaning of "Kir"-Lord from Greek "Kyrie" and "Kyrus"-Cyrus, Hebrew "Kuwr", Persian "Koresh", their words for "Sun" and "Furnace"

  9. Poland: "Kościół" Play and Czech: "Kostel" Play
  10. Albania: "Kishë" Play
  11. Hungary: "Templom" Play
  12. Russian (Eastern Slavic): "Tserkov" Play and Ukraine: "Tserkwey" Play from "Tsar"-Ruler
    with variations in Southern Slavic Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia & Western Slavic Slovakia.
  13. Chinese & Korean: "Jiàohuì" (Jyow-hway) Play
  14. Japanese: "Kyōkai" Play


  1. In Hebrew, the word for God ("Elohim"), the form of the word is plural, but the sense is masculine and singular (i.e. He created) Play
    The other word in Hebrew "Jehovah", first spoken to Moses 3,500 years ago in Exodus 6:3, his personal covenant-keeping name, as the unchanging eternal God, spoken in the third person. In modern Hebrew pronounced "Yehovah" Play.
  2. Arabic: "Allah", having a singular form, from "Elah". Play
  3. Finland: "Yumala" Play possibly related to "Yah" and "Ilma"-Air
  4. Hungary: "Isten" Play
  5. Chinese, Japanese and Korean: 神 These two characters are pronounced as "Shen" Play in Chinese, as "Kami" Play in Japanese, and as "Sin" Play in Korean. Sin was the Moon God in ancient Ur and Babylonia and closely associated with the Hebrew word for "Hatred" (click here to see these verses).
  6. Russian (Eastern Slavic): "Bog" Play and Ukraine: "Boh" Play perhaps from "Bhagavad"-God in Sanskrit
    with variations in Southern Slavic Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia and Western Slavic Slovakia, Czech, and Poland.
  7. Hindi: "Dev" Play and "Pita" - Father Play
    with variations in Lithuania and Latvia
  8. Latin: "Deus" Day or Heavenly Ruler Play and "Jove" and "Jupiter" His personal name (from the Greek).
  9. French: "Dieu" Play
  10. Greek: "Theos" The (Heavenly) Ruler(s) Play and "Zeu" and "Zeus" The top one's personal name. In Albania, just north of Greece, its pronunciation became "Zot" Play

  11. Romania: "Dumnezeu" Play
  12. Gothic: "Guþ" pronounced "Guth", a pagan idol to which the ancient "Goths" (a Latinized form of "Gutþiuda" Gut's people) sacrificed drink offerings (libations) of wine in the land of Germania. It became "God" or "Gott" in numerous Germanic languages: Danish, Dutch, English, Flemish, German, Norwegian and Swedish. Note too the Iranian (Persian) word "Khoda" or "Khuda" Play . According to the Jewish Rabbis, after the tribe of Ashkenaz (Noah's grandson through Gomer) invaded Babylon at the time of the Persians (Parthians) see Jer 51:27, they then emigrated west into Germania.

Also as shown in the New Testament: "Abba" - Our Father (Term of Affection)


  1. In Hebrew: Yeshua Play
  2. In Arabic: Isa Play
  3. In Hindi: Yeeshu Play
  4. In Chinese, Japanese, Korean: Yesu Play
  5. In Russian: Iisus (Eesus) Play


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