Isaiah: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Isaiah

Derived from the Hebrew name Yesha’yahu, meaning “God is salvation.” Isaiah was one of the four major prophets in the Old Testaments, so maybe your Isaiah will be able to foretell when it’s bedtime or time to clean up his toys.

Nicknames:

Zay, if the insertion of a random Z doesn’t bother you.

Famous people named Isaiah:

Professional basketball player Isaiah Thomas, Actor Isaiah Washington.

Fun fact:

While Americans typically pronounce the name “eye-ZAY-uh,” it can also be pronounced “ee-ZIE-uh.”

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