What does Jacobina mean?
Jacobina \j(a)-cobi-na, jac(o)-bina\ as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jacobina is "he who supplants". Feminine of Jacob. The name may be related to the romantic cause of the Scottish Jacobite movement of the 17th and 18th centuries to keep Stuart kings on the throne of England.
Jacobina is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Jacobina is also an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Jacobina and corresponding names. The only popular varying form of Jacobina (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 is Jackie. Adoption of this girl name was at its highest during 1960-1969 and is now significantly less, with the form Jackie becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)