What does Issy mean?
Issy /is-sy/ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Issy). Issy's root is Hebrew, and Issy means "God is my oath". Issy is an alternate form, with the suffix -y, of Isabel (Hebrew): Spanish variation of Elizabeth.
Issy has 38 more alternative forms via Isabel: Bel, Belia, Belicia, Belita, Bell▼, Bella▲, Belle▼, Bellita, Chabeli, Chabelita, Ib, Ibbie, Isabeau, Isabela▲, Isabele, Isabelita, Isabell▼, Isabella▲, Isabelle▲, Isbel, Ishbel, Isobel, Isobell, Isobella, Isobelle, Izabel, Izabella▲, Izabelle, Marisabel, Sabella, Sabelle, Ysabeau, Ysabel, Ysabella, Ysobel, Yzabelle, Yzobel and Yzobelle.Kreatif forms: Ioissy, Iosy, Isasy. [more]
How popular is Issy?
Issy is an unusual first name for females. Issy is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Issy and affiliated names. Bell, Bella (#70 2 years ago), Belle, Isa, Isabel (#144), Isabela (#717), Isabell, Isabella (#4), Isabelle (#96), Isobel, Izabella (#200) and Izabelle are the prominent related forms of Issy (not in Top 1000). Other forms, like Ysabeau, are uncommon. These relations of Issy were at the peak of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4673%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.3974%, 14.9% less). Isabel is the longstanding favorite, though Isabella is now the more favored form, and Isa is now less popular. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)