US Popularity:61
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

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Isaac Asimov
    Author, Inventor
  • Isaac Hanson
  • Isaac Hempstead-Wright
  • Isaac Pitman
  • Isaac Ralph Gabriel
    Son of Peter Gabriel

Isaac Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Isaac is currently #282 on The Bump
Boy:Isaac is currently #71 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Isaac is currently #61 in U.S. births
Boy:Isaac is currently #30 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 1
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Behind the Name, Isaac, June 2023

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