Isidore

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Isidore
Eddie Cantor 1945.JPG
American entertainer Eddie Cantor, born Isidore Iskowitz
PronunciationIZ-ə-dawr (English)
EE-ZEE-DAWR (French)
GenderMale
Origin
Word/nameEnglish and French, from Greek
Meaning"gift of Isis"
Other names
Nickname(s)Dori, Dory, Issy, Itchik, Izzy, Sid, Siddy
Related namesIsadore, Isador, Isidoro, Esidoro, Isidro, Ysidro, Isidor

Isidore (/ˈɪzɪdɔːr/; IZ-ə-dawr), also spelled Isador, Isadore, and Isidor) is an English and French masculine given name. The name is derived from the Greek name Isídōros (Ἰσίδωρος) and can literally be translated to "gift of Isis." The name has survived in various forms throughout the centuries but has never been a common name but has historically been popular due to its association with Catholic figures and among the Jewish diaspora. Isidora is the feminine form of the name.

People with the name Isidore include:

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