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What does Jackob mean?

Jackob Pronunciation of Jackob [jack-ob] as a boys' name has its root in Hebrew, and the name Jackob means "he who supplants". Jackob is a Dutch form of Jacob (Hebrew).

Associated with: supplants (victory).


Jackob has 4 variants: Jakeb, Jakob, Jakobe and Jakub.

18 more different relations via Jacob: Iakob, Iakov, Jack, Jackie, Jacko, Jackobus, Jacky, Jaco, Jacobi, Jacobo, Jacobus, Jacoby, Jacopo, Jago, Jake, Jakie, Jakov and Yakov.

Creative forms:
(male) Jackus, Jarob, ..

(female) Jackel, Jackne, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jackob Alden (J.A.), ..

How popular is Jackob?

Jackob is an unusual first name for males. Jackob is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Jacob (#4 in recent rankings), Jack (#40), Jake (#205), Jakob (#523), Jacoby (#655), Jakobe (#1174), Jacobi (#1317), Yakov (#1543), Jakub (#1690), Jackie (#1725), Jakie, Jacky, Jakeb and Jacobo are the popular variation forms of Jackob (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Jackobus, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Jackob reached its apex 16 years ago (average #1063) and is somewhat less today (#1205, 43.1%), with forms such as Jackie falling out of fashion. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jack, Jackie, Jacky, Jacob, Jacobi in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacobo, Jacoby, Jake, Jakeb, Jakie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jakob, Jakobe, Jakub, Yakov in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jack, Jacob, Jake, Jakob, Jakub outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Jacan, Jace, Jacen, Jacey, Jachim, Jachin, Jacian, Jackman, Jacksen, Jackson, Jacot, Jacq, Jacqin, Jacque, Jacson, Jacy, Jadon, Jaedon, Jaelon, Jailon, Jairo, Jaison, Jak, Jakim, Jakson, Jalon, Jamon, Janko, Jano, Janos, Janson, Jareb, Jarod, Jaron, Jarrod, Jarron, Jarrot, Jason, Javon, Jaxon, Jaxson, Jaydon, Jaylon, Jayron, Jayson, Jayvon, Job, Jock, Jocko, Kaylob, Lacko, Yaacob and Yakob. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jackob.

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