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Girl Name: Isis

Name: Isis
Pronunciation: \i-sis\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Egyptian
Related Names: Isadora
Sounds Like: Aziza, Azizi, Azize, Azusa, Jesusa, Jozsa
Similar Names: Iris, Ines, Ilise, Innis, Isme, Isla, Ilisa, Irisa, Issy, Issie, Isa
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2828


Isis \i-sis\ as a girl's name is pronounced EYE-siss. It is of Egyptian origin. The most powerful of all the female goddesses of ancient Egypt; sister to Osiris and mother of Horus.

For more information, see also the related name Isadora.

Baby names that sound like Isis are Aziza, Azizi, Azize, Azusa, Jesusa and Jozsa. Other similar baby names are Iris, Ines, Ilise, Innis, Isme, Isla, Ilisa, Irisa, Issy, Issie and Isa.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Isis.


Isis is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2828 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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