Esa - boys name

Esa name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 86%

Esa name meaning:

The name Esa is of Hebrew origin and has various meanings across different cultures. In Hebrew, it is derived from the name Yeshua or Yehoshua, which means "God is salvation" or "God saves." It is a variant of the name Jesus and is commonly used in Muslim and Jewish communities. In Arabic, Esa (spelled as Isa) is an alternative name for Jesus in the Islamic tradition, where he is considered a prophet.

The name Esa carries a sense of spirituality and divine protection. It symbolizes hope, faith, and the belief in a higher power. It can also be seen as a reminder of the importance of salvation and the power of God's intervention in one's life. Parents who choose the name Esa for their son may do so to express their religious beliefs or to honor a specific religious figure.

Overall, the name Esa has a deep-rooted religious significance, representing the connection between humanity and divinity and conveying a message of hope and salvation.


Related names

Esa , Esaw

Other boys names beginning with E


Overall UK ranking: 682 out of 4789

52 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Esa

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