Issac - boys name

Issac name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 91%

Issac name meaning:

The name Issac is a variant spelling of the Hebrew name Isaac, derived from the root word 'yitzhak' meaning "he will laugh" or "he will rejoice." This name has significant biblical origins, as it is associated with the story of Abraham and his son Isaac. According to the Bible, Isaac was a child of promise, born to Abraham and Sarah in their old age, bringing joy and laughter to their lives.

The name Issac carries positive connotations and suggests a happy and joyful nature. It often reflects a person who brings smiles and laughter to those around them. People with this name are often seen as optimistic, cheerful, and lighthearted individuals. They have a magnetic personality that draws others towards them, as they naturally radiate positivity and joy.

In addition to its biblical significance, the name Issac has gained popularity across different cultures and countries, making it a timeless and well-loved choice for parents seeking a name that signifies happiness and delight.

Origin: Dutch


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Overall UK ranking: 433 out of 4789

96 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (401)

Historical popularity of Issac

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