Name Ésaü Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Ésaü


Ésaü is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Ésaü?

Ésaü is a French variant of the biblical name Esau and derived from the Hebrew name ‘Esaw (עֵשָׂו), a synonym is Edom. According to the Old Testament Esau is the son of Isaac and Rebekah and the twin brother of Jacob.

What does the name Ésaü mean?

The meaning of the name Ésaü is uncertain. It is often derived from the place names Edom and Seir and therefore originates in Hebrew “sa’ir/שָׂעִיר” meaning “hairy” and “‘adóm/אדום” meaning “red”. Ésaü “came forth red, all over like a hairy garment”. Besides, Ésaü could mean “done”, “made” or “maker” (from Hebrew “asá/עָשָׂה” = to do/to make).

Pronunciation of Ésaü

Variants of the name Ésaü

Esau Esaú Esaù

Popularity of the name Ésaü

The name Ésaü is ranked #9544 overall.

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