What does Isaiah mean?
Isaiah /isa-iah/ as a boys' name is pronounced eye-ZY-ah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Isaiah is "God is salvation".
Related boy name: Esias.
Isaiah has 1 feminine form: Shaya.Kreatif forms: Ilaiah, Isaish, Ishiah. [more]
How popular is Isaiah?
Isaiah is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#635 out of 1220, Top 52%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#43875 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name history of Isaiah for boys. Isaiah reached its peak position of #39 in the U.S. in 2006, and is presently at #48. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Izaiah (#459 from recent data) and Isiah are the popular alternative forms of Isaiah (#48 from recent data). These forms of Isaiah reached the apex of their popularity in 2005 (median #300) and are somewhat less widespread today (#502, down 29%). Isaiah is more universally found than the rest, though Izaiah has become trendy as well over time, while Isiah used to be popular.
Isaiah▲ is pronounced similarly to Asaya, Uziah and Uzziah. Other recommended similar baby names are Abiah, Aviah, Azariah, Azriah, Esaias, Faizah, Hazaiah, Iain, Ilaria, Ilia, Ilias, Isaac▲, Isaak▼, Isac, Isacco, Isachar, Isador, Isak, Isam, Ishaan, Isham▼, Ismaal, Ismail, Ismal, Ismat, Ismay, Issac▲, Istvan, Itai, Itamar, Ivair, Izaac, Izaak, Jarah, Jedaiah, Jediah, Jeriah, Jesiah, Josiah▲, Joziah, Mosiah, Obadiah, Ovadiah, Quanah, Rajah, Tobiah, Toviah, Ubadah, Ukiah, Uriah▲, Usamah and Zariah. These names tend to be less frequently used than Isaiah.