Eesa - boys name

Eesa name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 96%

Eesa name meaning:

The name Eesa is of Arabic origin and is commonly associated with the Islamic prophet Jesus, also known as Isa in Arabic. In the Quran, Jesus is referred to as Eesa, as it is the Arabic pronunciation of his name. Eesa is a significant figure in Islam and holds a revered position as a prophet and messenger of God.

The name Eesa carries religious and spiritual connotations, symbolizing the belief in the monotheistic nature of God and the importance of prophethood in Islam. It represents the qualities of mercy, compassion, and guidance that are attributed to Jesus in Islamic teachings. Parents who choose the name Eesa for their son may do so to honor the prophet and to instill his qualities in their child.

In addition to its religious significance, the name Eesa can also be appreciated for its simplicity and elegance. It is a name that carries historical and cultural weight, reminding individuals of the shared heritage and beliefs of the Islamic faith.


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Overall UK ranking: 180 out of 4789

293 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (244)

Historical popularity of Eesa

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