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What does Jackobus mean?

Jackobus Pronunciation of Jackobus [jack-obus] as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and Jackobus means "he who supplants". Jackobus is a Dutch form of Jacob (Hebrew).

Associated with: supplants (victory).


9 relations via Jacob: Iakobos, Jacko, Jackob, Jacobi, Jacobo, Jacobus, Jacoby, Jakob and Jakobe.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Jackobus Bryan (J.B.), ..

How popular is Jackobus?

Jackobus is an unusual given name for men. Jackobus is an equivalently uncommon last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Jacob (#4 in recent rankings), Jacobi (#1317), Jacobo, Jacoby (#655), Jakob (#523) and Jakobe (#1174) are the popular varying forms of Jackobus (not ranked). Other forms, like Iakobos, are uncommon. These forms of Jackobus reached the peak of their popularity 16 years ago (adoption of 2%) and have become significantly less widespread since (adoption 0.9%, 54% less), with the form Jakob becoming less fashionable. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacob, Jacobi, Jacobo, Jacoby, Jakob, Jakobe in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Bacchus, Barnabus, Barnebus, Carolus, Dacius, Darious, Jabes, Jack, Jackie, Jackman, Jacksen, Jackson, Jacky, Jaco, Jacopo, Jacot, Jacque, Jacques, Jacson, Jairus, Jakeb, Jakov, Jakub, Janko, Janos, Janus, Jarius, Jesous, Jocko, Kobus, Macarius, Markus, Nickolaus, Tacitus, Zaccheus and Zacheus. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jackobus.

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