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Esau Meaning


What does Esau mean?

The name Esau is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Esau is "son of Isaac".

Esau is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced E-sau.

The Given Name Esau

Esau is good for parents who want a name that is simple and memorable.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Esau is also great as a middle name.

Esau falls into the biblical name category.

Esau Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 3,100 in baby name popularity for boys with 37 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,128 in baby name popularity for boys with 25 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Esau Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Esau has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Esau to other names.

Esau Related Names

Famous Esaus

  • Esau ~ Biblical Character (Gen. 25:25)

Esau Numerology

What will your new littleEsau be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Esau are often artistic and defensive but most of all they are read more >>

Esau Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Esau in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Esau.

Just for fun, see the name Esau in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Esau in Nautical Flags page.