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What does Izaak mean?

Izaak Pronunciation of Izaak [iza-ak] as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Izaak means "laughter". Izaak is an alternate spelling of Isaac (Hebrew). Izaak is also a variation of Yitzhak (Hebrew).


Izaak has 7 variants: Isaak, Isac, Isak, Issac, Izaac, Izak and Izik.

6 more related forms via Isaac, Yitzhak: Isa, Itzak, Itzhak, Izsak, Zack and Zak.

Creative forms:
(male) Ibraak, Idoak, ..

(female) Izaaki, Izaga, ..

Middle name pairings:
Izaak Markell (I.M.), ..

How popular is Izaak?

Izaak is an uncommon given name for men. Izaak is an equivalently unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Izaak was first listed in 1996 and reached its apex position of #1251 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is at #1712 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Izaak name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Izaak outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Isaac (#31 in recent rankings), Issac (#562), Zack (#1217), Izaac (#1366), Isaak (#1412), Isa (#1496), Zak, Isac, Izak and Isak are the popular variation forms of Izaak (#1712 in recent rankings) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Izaak was common among parents 3 years ago (average #1337) and has remained as widespread to this day (#1436, 4%). Isaac is a perennial favorite.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Izaak, Isa, Isaac, Isaak, Isac in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Issac, Izaac, Izak, Zack in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Isaac, Isak, Zak outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Izaiah and Iziah. Like Izaak, these names are not frequently used.

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