Isadore

First Name
6k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
473
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Isadore

"Isadore" is a name of Greek origin, and it means "Gift of Isis". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Wiktionary

A non-standard variant of Isidore, possibly inspired by the well-known feminine variant Isadora of Isidora.

  1. A male given name.

Notable Persons Named Isadore

Friz Freleng was an animator, director, producer, composer, film director, and film producer. He was most active from 1927 to 1986. Friz was given the name Isadore Freleng on August 21st, 1906 in Kansas City, Missouri. He passed away on May 26th, 1995.

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Alex was given the name Isadore Soifer on December 4th, 1910 in Chester, Pennsylvania. He died on September 8th, 1991.

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I. J. Good was a scientist in the field of list of cryptographers. I. was given the name Isadore Jacob Gudak on December 9th, 1916. He left this life on April 5th, 2009.

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Isadore Sharp is a founder and chairman, four seasons hotels, and resorts. Isadore was born on October 8th, 1931 in Toronto.

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Isadore Singer is a scientist in the field of mathematics. Isadore was born on May 3rd, 1924 in Detroit.

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Dore Schary was a screenwriter, playwright, film director, and studio executive. Dore was given the name Isadore Schary on August 31st, 1905 in Newark, New Jersey, US. He passed away on July 7th, 1980.

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How popular is the baby name Isadore in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 9 0 9
1881 8 0 8
1882 5 0 5
1883 9 0 9
1884 8 0 8
1885 15 5 10
1886 10 0 10
1887 12 0 12
1888 12 0 12
1889 16 6 10
1890 14 0 14
1891 18 5 13
1892 17 0 17
1893 23 0 23
1894 24 5 19
1895 19 0 19
1896 33 8 25
1897 15 0 15
1898 20 6 14
1899 15 0 15
1900 24 0 24
1901 23 0 23
1902 29 5 24
1903 31 0 31
1904 36 5 31
1905 21 0 21
1906 57 8 49
1907 49 0 49
1908 52 0 52
1909 54 8 46
1910 54 0 54
1911 93 6 87
1912 157 9 148
1913 205 5 200
1914 242 0 242
1915 277 12 265
1916 285 12 273
1917 257 14 243
1918 250 7 243
1919 225 0 225
1920 198 0 198
1921 212 0 212
1922 182 0 182
1923 167 5 162
1924 154 0 154
1925 151 10 141
1926 102 0 102
1927 89 0 89
1928 71 6 65
1929 59 0 59
1930 60 0 60
1931 64 0 64
1932 44 0 44
1933 41 0 41
1934 28 0 28
1935 57 0 57
1936 41 0 41
1937 35 0 35
1938 38 0 38
1939 35 0 35
1940 33 0 33
1941 39 0 39
1942 30 0 30
1943 30 0 30
1944 23 0 23
1945 31 0 31
1946 25 0 25
1947 31 0 31
1948 22 0 22
1949 31 0 31
1950 24 0 24
1951 23 0 23
1952 38 0 38
1953 24 0 24
1954 25 0 25
1955 31 0 31
1956 28 0 28
1957 34 0 34
1958 24 0 24
1959 20 0 20
1960 18 0 18
1961 17 0 17
1962 22 0 22
1963 25 0 25
1964 14 0 14
1965 16 0 16
1966 18 0 18
1967 13 0 13
1968 16 0 16
1969 11 0 11
1970 16 0 16
1971 12 0 12
1972 15 0 15
1973 17 0 17
1974 11 0 11
1975 11 0 11
1976 8 0 8
1977 10 0 10
1978 19 0 19
1979 12 0 12
1980 11 0 11
1981 11 0 11
1983 6 0 6
1984 6 0 6
1985 7 0 7
1986 11 0 11
1987 12 0 12
1988 12 0 12
1989 14 0 14
1990 9 0 9
1991 11 0 11
1992 7 0 7
1993 7 0 7
1994 6 0 6
1996 9 0 9
1997 11 0 11
1998 11 0 11
1999 11 0 11
2000 8 0 8
2001 6 0 6
2002 12 0 12
2003 9 0 9
2004 8 0 8
2005 9 0 9
2006 8 0 8
2007 9 0 9
2008 14 0 14
2009 9 0 9
2010 8 0 8
2011 7 0 7
2013 9 0 9
2014 19 9 10
2015 16 6 10
2016 13 0 13

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Popularity of Isadore as a first name

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Popularity of Isadore as a last name

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Common last names for Isadore

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  • Levine
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  • Smith
  • Friedman
  • Kaplan
  • Rosen
  • Levin
  • Bernstein
  • Davis
  • Gordon
  • Goldman

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Isadore U.S.
  White 41.44% 64.26%
  African American 47.57% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 6.55% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.33% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Isadore

People with the last name Isadore are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Isadore

  • How Popular is the name Isadore? Isadore is the 3,401st most popular name of all time. As a last name Isadore was the 45,253rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Isadore have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,754 babies born with the first name Isadore in the United States. That's more than enough people named Isadore to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Isadore? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Isadore first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Isadore is Tuesday, December 6th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Isadore born? The highest recorded use of the first name Isadore was in 1916 with a total of 273 babies.
  • Random Isadore Factoid: According to the 1911 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Isadore ranks 101st in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 8 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1911.
  • Weird things about the name Isadore: Your name in reverse order is Erodasi. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Disoear. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Isadore? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 473 people with the last name Isadore.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Isadore? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Isadore as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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