Yisroel name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yisroel mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yisroel

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International Interest
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Alt. Meaning

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

I is for intriguing, arousing the curiosity of others

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

R is for resourceful, in any challenge that comes your way

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

L is for love, everlasting.

Notable Persons Named Yisroel

Notable Persons Named Yisroel

Yisroel Dovid Weiss

Yisroel Dovid Weiss is a haredi judaism, rabbi, and haredirabbi. Yisroel was born in 1956.

Yisroel Spira

Yisroel was born in 1891. He breathed his last breath in 1989.

Yisroel Yaakov Fisher

Yisroel Yaakov Fisher was a rabbi. Yisroel was born on July 9th, 1928 in Jerusalem. He passed away on February 28th, 2003.

Yisroel Meir Gabbai

Yisroel Neuman

Yisroel was born in 1947.

Yisroel Taplin


Fun Facts about the name Yisroel

  • How Popular is the name Yisroel? Yisroel is the 3,751st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yisroel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,333 babies born with the first name Yisroel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yisroel 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 Yisroel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yisroel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yisroel is Monday, November 14th, 1932.
  • What year had the most people named Yisroel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yisroel was in 2019 with a total of 241 babies.
  • Random Yisroel Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yisroel is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Ohio have the same name in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Yisroel: The name spelled backwards is Leorsiy. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Lireoys. How do you pronounce that?
  • Yisroel name meaning

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