In the Old Testament, Isaac is the miracle baby of 100-year-old Abraham and 90-year-old Sarah. Variations of this biblical name include Issac, Izak, Yitzhak and the nickname Ike. Currently Isaac is at the height of its popularity, ahead of Isaiah. Famous namesakes include British scientist Sir Isaac Newton, Nobel Prize–winning novelist Isaac Bashevis Singer and “Soul Man” singer and actor Isaac Hayes.
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Isaac AsimovAuthor, Inventor
- Isaac HansonSinger
- Isaac Hempstead-WrightActor
- Isaac PitmanInventor
- Isaac Ralph GabrielSon of Peter Gabriel
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Source: Social Security Administration
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