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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Isola

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Alt. Meaning

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

S is for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

Notable Persons Named Isola

Isola was born on December 27th, 1949.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Isola


Maija Isola was a textile designer. Maija was born on March 15th, 1927 in Riihimäki. She left this life on March 3rd, 2001.


Paul Isola is a rock music, heavy metal music, and flamenco musician, songwriter, record producer, and music video director. He plays Djembe, Flamenco guitar, Piano, Palmas (music), and Vocals. He was most prominent from 1996 to 2013. Paul was born in Gibraltar.


Albert Isola is a politician and barrister. Albert was born in Gibraltar.


Peter Joseph Isola is a Leader of the Opposition, Deputy Chief Minister of Gibraltar, Chief Minister of Gibraltar, and Gibraltar Parliament. Peter was born in Gibraltar.


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Popularity of Isola as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Isola U.S.
  White 86.31% 64.26%
  African American 4.56% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.81% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.89% 16.26%

Of Last Name Isola

People with the last name Isola are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Isola

  • How Popular is the name Isola? Isola is the 22,278th most popular name of all time. As a last name Isola was the 23,978th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Isola have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 287 babies born with the first name Isola in the United States. That's more than enough people named Isola to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Isola? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1889 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Isola first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Isola is Friday, May 20th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Isola born? The highest recorded use of the first name Isola was in 1916 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Random Isola Factoid: According to the 1916 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Isola is not a popular baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1916.
  • Weird things about the name Isola: Your name in reverse order is Alosi. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Alsio. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Isola? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,052 people with the last name Isola.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Isola? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Isola as their last name since less than 1 person in 278k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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