Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:62
Meaning:One who laughs or rejoices
Isaac is a boy's name of Hebrew origin. Derived from "Yitzvah," this name means "one who laughs or rejoices." Isaac is a popular name for followers of the Jewish faith. In the Torah, Isaac was a patriarchal figure and the only son of Abraham and Sarah. With a name like Isaac, baby will be encouraged to practice their religion and appreciate life's many blessings.

Famous People Named Isaac

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  • Isaac Asimov
    Author, Inventor
  • Isaac Hanson
    Singer
  • Isaac Hempstead-Wright
    Actor
  • Isaac Pitman
    Inventor
  • Isaac Ralph Gabriel
    Son of Peter Gabriel

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Source: Social Security Administration

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