Meaning and name origin
Jacobina \j(a)-cobi-na, jac(o)-bina\ as a girl's 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 not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jacobina and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Jackie. (2014 statistics).