What does Jacoby mean?
Jacoby /ja-co-by/ [3 sylls.] as a name for boys. Jacoby's root is Hebrew, and Jacoby means "he who supplants". Jacoby is an alternate spelling of Jacob (Hebrew) with the suffix -y.
Jacoby▲ has 44 more different relations via Jacob: Cob, Cobb, Cobby, Cobi, Giacobbe, Giacobo, Giacomo, Giacopo, Iacopo, Iacovo, Iago, Iakob, Iakobos, Iakov, Jaap, Jack, Jackie▼, Jacko, Jackob, Jackobus, Jacky▼, Jaco, Jacobus, Jacopo, Jacques▼, Jacquet, Jago, Jaime▲, Jake▲, Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob▲, Jakobe, Jakov, Jakub, James, Jamey▼, Jamie▼, Jamsey, Jay▼, Jayme, Jeb, Yakov and Yaqub.Kreatif forms: Jacby, Jacomy, Jecoby. [more]
How popular is Jacoby?
Jacoby is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#3534 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Jacoby for boys. Jacoby was first listed in 1990 and reached its top position of #422 in the U.S. in 2008, and is currently at #593. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Jacoby and associated names. Jack (#41 in 2014), Jackie, Jacky, Jacob (#4), Jacques, Jaime (#468), Jake (#190), Jakob (#458), Jakobe, Jakub, James (#9), Jamey, Jamie (#786), Jay (#372) and Jayme are the popular varying forms of Jacoby (#593 in 2014). Forms like Cobby are uncommon. Usage of these boy names reached its most widespread during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4701%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.3799%, ▼19.2%), with forms like Jackie, Jacky, Jacques, Jamey and Jamie becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy names for newborns among these are Jacob (#4), Jacoby (#593), Jaime (#468), Jake (#190) and Jakob (#458), with Jacob and Jake having a rebound in usage. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)