Other Origin(s):Hebrew; Spanish
Meaning:Jesus; Messenger of God; Oath of God; God's promise
Issa has Arabic, Hebrew, and Spanish connections and can be used as both a masculine and feminine name. A variant of the Arabic name ʿĪsā, it can translate to "messenger of God." According to the Christian and Muslim faiths, the ancient name Issa has turned heads from the beginning of time. It acts as a variant of the biblical moniker Jesus and is recognized as the name of a male prophet and savior. This can be a great way to help you share your faith with your little one. Issa may also come from the Spanish names Isa or Isabel and the Hebrew name Elizabeth, meaning "oath of God" or "God's promise." Carrying the moniker Issa comes with great power, grace, and responsibility, giving your little one plenty of inspiration.
Issa Name Popularity Data
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Overall:Issa is currently #2305 on The Bump
Boy:Issa is currently #706 on The Bump Boy Names
Overall:Issa is currently #2545 in U.S. births
Boy:Issa is currently #846 in U.S. births
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