Isis - Meaning of Isis

What does Isis mean?

[ 2 syll. i-sis, is-is ] The baby girl name Isis is pronounced in English as AY-SihS †. Isis is of Egyptian origin. It is used mainly in English, French, and German. It is derived from the word aset which is of the meaning 'she of the throne'. The name was borne by an Egyptian goddess celebrated as the ideal mother and wife; she was also the wife and sister of Osiris and the mother of Horus.

Derivatives of Isis include the name Ices, the name Icess, the name Ise, the Italian Iside, the name Isys, and the name Ysis.

See also the related forms, the English and French Isidore and the German Isidore.

See also the related categories, english, mother, wife (sister), goddess, french, egyptian, and german.

Isis is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked in 2005 with 0.028% of baby girls being named Isis. It was #522 in rank then. The baby name has markedly slipped in popularity since then, and is currently used only on a very modest scale. Among all girl names in its family, Isis was nevertheless the most commonly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Isis include Ices, Icess, Icie, Icy, Ieshah, Ieshia, Ikya, Ioes, Aaisha, Aaishah, Aasha, Aayshah, Acai, Acca, Acho, Achsa, Achsah, Acie, Aeeshah, and Aeisha.

† Pronunciation for Isis: AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)"



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