Russian diminutive of Isaak and Isidor
"laughter; gift of Isis"

Izya Origin and Meaning

The name Izya is a boy's name meaning "laughter; gift of Isis".

Izya is a unisex Russian nickname. For boys, it's a short form for Isaak and Isidor, the variations of Isaac and Isidore used in Russia. The A ending will make Izya read as a feminine name to English speakers.