New Testament Gematria
- Is it, um, time we had a look a kaballah in respect of all this?MikeIn a message dated 3/16/06 8:37:54 PM GMT Standard Time, groups@... writes:
Another rich question with perhaps a poverty of answers.
For the Hewbrew spellings of Joshua see this page:
Note that there is no one definitive spelling:
yod-he-wau-shin-ayin (by gematria 391)
yod-shin-wau-ayin (by gematria 386)
yod-he-wau-shin-ayin-beth-nun (by gematria 1093)
As for Greek gematria, Jesus is 888; while the Greek gematria for
Joshua is 74.
This page stipulates some interesting connections on the connection
between Joshu and the solar number 74:
Some background on Jesus vs. Joshua names and their evolution:
There also seems to be an "English language gematria" out there that
is clogging up the search engines. I believe this may be the
information Nadine registered: using this English gematria, both Jesus
and Joshua come to 444. See this page:
Another day, another research unpaid for. Sigh.