What does Isadora mean?
Isadora \i-sado-ra, is(a)-dora\ as a girls' name is pronounced iz-a-DOR-ah. It is of Latin and Greek origin, and the meaning of Isadora is "gift of Isis". Isis was the principal goddess of ancient Egypt. Also feminine form of Isidore, a popular name in ancient Greece. Isadora Duncan, acclaimed American dancer in the 1920s.
For more information, see also the related girl name Dory.
Isadora has 1 masculine form: Isidore.
Isadora is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#4060 out of 4276, Top 95%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Isadora and affiliated names. Isis (#706 last year) is the only popular varying form of Isadora (#unlisted). Adoption of these girl names was at its highest in the year 2005 (usage of 0.478%) and has become much less since (usage 0.294%, down 38.5%). Isis (#706) is the most contemporarily stylish baby name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)