Jesus H Christ


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Jesus H. Christ


interj. Sometimes Offensive.
(used as an expression of surprise, disappointment, astonishment, etc.)
[1890–95, Amer.; the H probably <IHS or IHC, Greek abbrev. for Jesus, in which the H (the capital Greek letter eta) is reinterpreted as the English letter H]
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