Said to be of German origin and meaning “strong willed.” For girls, this name can be a short form of any “Isa-” name, from Isabella to Isolde. For boys, it’s a strong standalone comparable to Asa or Ari. Either way, three simple letters make it much cheaper when you’re buying your kid something personalized, so … WIN.
Umm ... *shrug*
Famous people named Isa:
Film director/poet Isa Gueye; shoe designer Isa Tapia; chef Isa Moskowitz; football player Isa Abdul-Quddus.
This name can be pronounced EE-sa or EYE-sa.