I have often wondered how parents choose names for their children: do they know allready which character the child will have, or is it just a case of hoping that…
The boy’s name Jesus is pronounced JEE-zus. It is of Hebrew origin, and its meaning is “the Lord is salvation”. Short form of Joshua, from the Hebrew name Jehoshua. The name of the biblical Christ is very frequently used as a given name in Hispanic cultures. Spanish pronunciation is hay-SOOS.
( In Dutch The meaning of the name Bartholomeus is: Farmer.)