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Isadore is a baby boy’s name of French and English origin that means “gift of Isis”. Isadore is a vintage classic name that was popular from 1900 to 1936. It hasn’t made a comeback alongside other vintage names but it deserves another look.

Meaning of the name Isadore:

French, English: gift of Isis

Origin of the name Isadore:

Isadore is a baby boy’s name of English and French origin. It means “gift of Isis” and comes from the name of the Egyptian deity Isis.

Symbolism of the name Isadore:

Isadore means “gift of Isis”. Isis is an Egyptian goddess of the sky and nature, the wife of Osiris, and the mother of Horus.

Style of the name Isadore:


Gender of the name Isadore:

Isadore is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Isadore:

IZ-ə-dawr (English), EE-ZEE-DAWR (French)

Number of syllables in the name Isadore:


Emotion evoked from the name Isadore:

Isadore evokes feelings of refinement and generosity.

Alternative spellings for the name Isadore:

Isidore, Isador

Nicknames for the name Isadore:

  • Dor
  • Dori
  • Issy
  • Izzy
  • Sade 
  • Sadi

Popularity of the name Isadore:

According to the Social Security Administration, Isadore is a popular baby boy’s name. Isadore was in the top 1000 baby names list from 1900 to 1936. It peaked at #274 in 1913.

Related names for the name Isadore:

Great middle names for the name Isadore and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Isadore:

  • Isadore Manuel Singer (American mathematician)
  • Isadore Gilbert Mudge (American librarian)
  • Isadore Perlman (American nuclear chemist)
  • Isadore Sharp (Canadian entrepreneur)
  • Isadore Frelang (American animator)

Isadore in popular culture:

  • Isadore (athletic clothing brand)
  • Isadore (literature, “Cursebreakers” series by Brigid Kemmerer)
  • Isadore (literature, “Fablehaven” series by Brandon Mull)
  • Isadore Kelly (video games, “BattleTech”)
  • Isadore (comics, “Caper”)
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