Isaiah was one of, if not the, most important prophet in the Bible. Despite this honorific distinction, Isaiah is another one of those biblical names that was never part of the cool kids club…until now. After spending a long time in the middle of the name pack, Isaiah has had a slow but steady to the Top 50 where it sits today. Its pop culture relevance nowadays is as the name of the actor who plays the Old Spice Man in a series of humorous commercials.


  • hebrew: God is salvation

Alternative Spellings

Syllables: 3

International Variations

Famous Namesakes:

Basketball player Isaiah Thomas, Actor Isaiah Washington, Actor Isaiah Mustafa

Celebrity Babies:

Son of Mia Farrow, Son of Allen Iverson, Son of Tim and Elisabeth Hasselback