- (Greek mythology) leader of the Argonauts, who retrieved the Golden Fleece from king Aeetes of Colchis, for his uncle Pelias.
- (given name, male) very popular in the English-speaking world in the 1970s and the 1980s.
Etymology: From the Greek Iason, from iasthai, (to heal). The Jason mentioned in the New Testament (Acts 17:5-9, Romans 16:21 ) is probably a Greek rendering of Joshua.
- French: Jason
- German: Jason
- Italian: Giasone
- Spanish: Jasón
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