Arabic variation of Jesus

Eissa Origin and Meaning

The name Eissa is a boy's name meaning "savior".

Eissa, a name found frequently as both a last and a first in Arabic lands, is the Arabic form of Jesus. Also spelled Isa, Issa, and Esa, Eissa came to greater prominence when it was chosen for their newborn son by singer Janet Jackson and her husband Wissam Al Mana, who is Qatari.

Famous People Named Eissa

  • Eissa Al Manason of singer Janet Jackson