[jes-ee] /ˈdʒɛs i/
the father of David. I Sam. 16.
a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “God exists.”.
(Old Testament) the father of David (I Samuel 16)
masc. proper name, biblical father of David, from Latin, from Greek Iessai, from Hebrew Yishay, of unknown origin.
firm, or a gift, a son of Obed, the son of Boaz and Ruth (Ruth 4:17, 22; Matt. 1:5, 6; Luke 3:32). He was the father of eight sons, the youngest of whom was David (1 Sam. 17:12). The phrase “stem of Jesse” is used for the family of David (Isa. 11:1), and “root of Jesse” for the Messiah (Isa. 11:10; Rev. 5:5). Jesse was a man apparently of wealth and position at Bethlehem (1 Sam. 17:17, 18, 20; Ps. 78:71). The last reference to him is of David’s procuring for him an asylum with the king of Moab (1 Sam. 22:3).
[jes-uh l-tuh n] /ˈdʒɛs əl tən/ noun 1. former name of . /ˈdʒɛsəltən/ noun 1. the former name of Kota Kinabalu
[jes] /dʒɛs/ Falconry. noun 1. a short strap fastened around the leg of a hawk and attached to the leash. verb (used with object) 2. to put jesses on (a hawk). [jes-ee] /ˈdʒɛs i/ noun 1. the father of David. I Sam. 16. 2. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “God exists.”. […]
noun 1. . noun 1. a pictorial or sculpted image representing the family tree of Christ.
noun 1. a church window having a representation of the tree of Jesse. noun 1. a window in a church with a representation of Christ’s descent from Jesse, usually in the form of a genealogical tree