What does Iakob mean?
Iakob [iakob] as a name for boys is a Hebrew name, and the meaning of Iakob is "he who supplants". Iakob is a version of Jacob (Hebrew).
Associated with: supplants (victory).
Iakob has 1 variant: Yaqub.Creative forms:
(male) Iskob, Itakob, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
Iakob Zain (I.Z.), ..
How popular is Iakob?
Iakob is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Iakob is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Iakob (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000 are Jacob (#4 a year ago), Jacobi (#1317), Jacobo, Jacoby (#655), Jake (#205), Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob (#523), Jakobe (#1174), Jakub (#1690) and Yakov (#1543). These forms of Iakob reached the top of their popularity 16 years ago (usage of 2.16%) and are now much less conventional (usage 1.01%, ▼53%), with the version Jakob becoming less stylish. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Iakob is pronounced similarly to Yaacob and Yakob. Other suggested similar names are Bob▼, Hob, Iain, Ian▲, Ib, Iddo, Ido, Ifor, Igor, Ihab, Ikabod, Ikaros, Ikavod, Ike▼, Ikey, Ikie, Ilon, Ingo, Ioakim, Ion, Isador, Isak, Italo, Ivano, Ivo, Ivon, Ivor, Iwo, Izak, Job, Kaylob and Rob▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Iakob.See names in meaning and etymology.