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Jacoba

What does Jacoba mean?

Jacoba Pronunciation of Jacoba [ja-co-ba] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the name Jacoba means "he who supplants". Jacoba is a variant form of Jacobina (Hebrew): feminine of Jacob.

Associated with: supplants (victory).

Variations

8 different relations via Jacobina: Jackee, Jackie, Jackobina, Jacky, Jacobetta, Jacobine, Jacobyna and Jakobina.

Creative forms:
(female) Jacosa, Jocoba, ..

(male) Jacoman, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jacoba Kinsleigh (J.K.), ..

How popular is Jacoba?

Jacoba is an unusual first name for females but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#144908 out of 150436, Top 96%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Jackie is the only popular alternative form of Jacoba (outside Top 2000). Adoption of this relation of Jacoba was more pronounced among parents in the 1960s (#148). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jackie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jacoba and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Habiba, Jacee, Jacenda, Jacenia, Jacenta, Jacey, Jaci, Jacie, Jacinda, Jacine, Jacinna (see Jacinda), Jackey, Jacki, Jaclyn, Jacodi, Jacolyn, Jaconda, Jacque, Jacqui, Jacy, Jada, Jadra, Jaeda, Jaffa, Jaida, Jaidra, Jaima, Jaina, Jakira, Jakiya, Jalea, Jalena, Jalisa, Jaliza, Jameka, Jamela, Jamika, Jamina, Jana, Janaea, Janaya, Janea, Janela, Janeta, Janica, Janika, Janka, Janna, Janora, Janowa (see Janoah), Jarica, Javona, Jayda, Jaydra, Jayla, Jayna, Jecca, Jecolia, Jerona, Jioia, Jioya (see Joy), Jobi, Joby, Jocia, Jocosa, Joda, Joia, Jola, Jona, Joya, Lacoya, Nacola (see Nicola), Roba, Saba and Sacoya. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jacoba.

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