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What does Jacobo mean?

Jacobo [ja-co-bo] as a boys' name. Jacobo's root is Hebrew, and the meaning of Jacobo is "he who supplants". Jacobo is a Spanish, Portuguese form of Jacob (Hebrew).

Associated with: supplants (victory).


Jacobo has 2 variants: Jacobi and Jacoby.

Jacobo has 22 more relations via Jacob: Giacobo, Giacomo, Giacopo, Iacopo, Iacovo, Iakob, Iakobos, Jack, Jackie, Jacko, Jackob, Jackobus, Jacky, Jaco, Jacobus, Jacopo, Jago, Jakeb, Jakob, Jakobe, Jakov and Jakub.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Jacojo, Jocobo, ..

(female) Jacoja, Jacona, ..

How popular is Jacobo?

Jacobo is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#4346 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Charted below is the baby name statistics of Jacobo for boys. Jacobo was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #1504 in the U.S. in the year 2003, and is at #1765 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacobo name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jacobo outside U.S.

Jack (#41 from recent data), Jackie (#1856), Jacky, Jacob (#4), Jacobi (#1221), Jacoby (#593), Jakeb, Jakob (#458), Jakobe (#1021) and Jakub (#1623) are the prominent variation forms of Jacobo (#1765 from recent data) ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Jacobo were popular with parents 15 years ago (adoption of 2.4%) and are somewhat less common today (adoption 1.4%, down 40%), with versions such as Jackie becoming less in vogue. Jacoby and Jakobe are two of the more chic birth names here.

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacobi, Jacoby, Jakeb, Jakob, Jakobe, Jakub in U.S.

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

Similar Names


Suggested similar names are Balbo, Ballbo, Gabbo, Jacan, Jace, Jacen, Jacey, Jachim, Jachin, Jacian, Jacindo, Jacinto, Jackson, Jacot, Jacq, Jacqin, Jacque, Jacson, Jacy, Jadon, Jairo, Jalon, Jamon, Jamond, Janko, Jano, Janos, Jareb, Jarod, Jaron, Jaronn, Jason, Javon, Jaxon, Jeromo, Jimbo, Joao, Job, Jobe, Joby and Jocko. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jacobo.