What does Isidore mean?
Isidore [isidore] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Isidore is "gift of Isis". Isis was the principal goddess of ancient Egypt, and Isidore was a popular name among the ancient Greeks. There were several saints named Isidore. Isadora is the feminine form.
1 feminine form: Isadora.Creative forms:
(male) Isidoin, Isidosef, ..
(female) Isidona, Isidone, .. Middle name pairings:
Isidore Demetrius (I.D.), ..
How popular is Isidore?
Isidore is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#42363 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Isidore reached its peak position of #415 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Isidore are Dorian (#563 from current records), Isidro (#1929), Ysidro, Isidor, Isador and Isadore. Usage of these forms of Isidore was common a century ago (median #1435) and is somewhat less today (#1784, ▼44%). Dorian has been the most recognizable form, while versions like Isidore have lost favor.
Similar NamesA recommended name is Amadore. Like Isidore, this name is not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.