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Origin of the name BEROSUS.
Etymology of the name BEROSUS.
Meaning of the baby name BEROSUS.

  

BEROSUS.  Greek name meaning "Bar Hosea" = "son of the savior." 

BAR JESUS: of Joshua (Jehovah Hosea).  BEROSUS (historian): of Hosea, and Hosea: saviour. (Personal and Family Names, Long, 1883).

Berosus, a Chaldean priest, who translated the annals of his country into Greek about B.C. 276, when he dedicated the work to Antiochus Soter.  His records were at one time disputed, but they have to a great extent been confirmed by the Assyrian monuments and tablets, especially since the discovery of the so-called Izdubar Legends by Mr. G. Smith. (An Archaic Dictionary, Cooper, 1876).

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