Meaning and Origin of: Issac

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Hebrew : Laughter

Family name origins & meanings

  • Indian (Kerala) : derivative, alongside the more usual European form Isaac, of the Hebrew personal name yishāq ‘he laughs’. In Kerala this is used as a given name among Christians and in the U.S. it has come to be used as a last name among families from Kerala.
  • French, English, Welsh, etc. : variant spelling of Isaac.