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Iesous (in the Greek), romanizes and abbreviates to

IHS, from which letters and sounds shift to

JHS, carved into church pews even now, which is sometimes expanded into

–> Jesus Hominum Salvator, a Latin backronym. But it also just shifted into

JHC, from which modern-type folks extrapolate,

"Jesus H. Christ!"


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