Isi


Gender: Feminine

Origin: Choctaw

Meaning: “Deer.”

Pronunciation: (IH-see)

Nicknames: Iz, Izzy

Mileva


Gender: Feminine

Origin: Slavic

Meaning: “Favor, grace.”

Pronunciation: (mahy-LEE-vah)

Nicknames: Miley, Leva

Detail: Mileva Maric was one of the first women to study math and physics in Europe; she and one of her fellow students, Albert Einstein, were later married.