[joh-see-fuh s] /dʒoʊˈsi fəs/
[fley-vee-uh s] /ˈfleɪ vi əs/ (Show IPA), (Joseph ben Matthias) a.d. 37?–c100, Jewish historian and general.
Flavius (ˈfleɪvɪəs). real name Joseph ben Matthias. ?37–?100 ad, Jewish historian and general; author of History of the Jewish War and Antiquities of the Jews
[josh] /dʒɒʃ/ verb (used with or without object) 1. to chaff; banter in a teasing way. noun 2. good-natured banter. [josh] /dʒɒʃ/ noun 1. a male given name, form of . 1. . /dʒɒʃ/ verb 1. to tease (someone) in a bantering way noun 2. a teasing or bantering joke abbreviation 1. Joshua v. “to […]
[josh] /dʒɒʃ/ verb (used with or without object) 1. to chaff; banter in a teasing way. noun 2. good-natured banter. /dʒɒʃ/ verb 1. to tease (someone) in a bantering way noun 2. a teasing or bantering joke v. “to make fun of, to banter,” 1845, American English, probably from the familiar version of the proper […]
[josh-oo-uh] /ˈdʒɒʃ u ə/ noun 1. the successor of Moses as leader of the Israelites. Deut. 31:14, 23; 34:9. 2. a book of the Bible bearing his name. Abbreviation: Josh. 3. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “God is salvation.”. /ˈdʒɒʃʊə/ noun (Old Testament) 1. Moses’ successor, who led the Israelites in […]
- Joshua fit the battle of jericho
An American spiritual, based on the story of Joshua, the successor of Moses in the Old Testament, who led the Israelites into the Promised Land. It begins: Joshua fit [fought] the battle of Jericho, Jericho, Jericho; Joshua fit the battle of Jericho, And the walls came tumbling down.