Isaiah - boys name

Isaiah name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 96%

Isaiah name meaning:

The name Isaiah is of Hebrew origin and holds a rich historical and biblical significance. It is derived from the Hebrew name Yeshayahu, meaning "Yahweh is salvation" or "salvation of Yahweh." In the Bible, Isaiah is also the name of a prominent prophet who wrote the Book of Isaiah. He was known for his prophecies of hope, comfort, and redemption for the people of Israel.

Parents who choose the name Isaiah for their son often strive to convey a sense of faith and hopefulness. The name carries a strong spiritual connotation, symbolizing the belief in God's ability to bring salvation and deliverance. It is a name that exudes strength, wisdom, and a connection to a higher power.

In addition, Isaiah has gained popularity in recent years due to its melodic sound and easy pronunciation. It is a timeless and classic name that embodies deep-rooted religious and cultural significance while still maintaining a contemporary appeal.

Origin: Hebrew

Salvation of the Lord.

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Overall UK ranking: 172 out of 4789

316 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (477)

Historical popularity of Isaiah

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