What does Jaap mean?
Associated with: supplants (victory).
(male) Jaappi, Jacap, ..
(female) Jaapia, Jaca, .. Middle name pairings:
Jaap Denis (J.D.), ..
How popular is Jaap?
Jaap is an uncommon first name for men but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#78035 out of 150436, Top 52%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Jack (#40 from current records), Jacky, Jacob (#4), Jaime (#485), Jake (#205), Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob (#523), Jakub (#1690), James (#7), Jamey, Jamie (#821), Jay (#394), Jayme, Jeb and Jim are the popular variation forms of Jaap (unlisted) listed in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Jaap reached its peak during 1940-1949 (average #1065) and has become significantly reduced since (#1135, ▼64%), with forms like Jay becoming less fashionable. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Jaap is alike in pronunciation to Joop. Other suggested similar names are Cap, Chap, Ja-, Jabar, Jacan, Jace▲, Jacq, Jacy, Jada, Jade, Jae, Jael, Jafar, Jagu, Jahan, Jai, Jair, Jak, Jalal, Jalan, Jamal▼, Jamar, Jame, Jan▼, Janak, Janan, Jano, Jaq, Jarad, Jarah, Jaran, Jaray, Jarl, Jary, Jase, Javan, Javi, Jax▲, Jayar, Jaye, Jazz, Jean▼, Jian, Joab, Joao, Juan and Nap. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jaap.See names in meaning and etymology.