Meaning and name origin
Jacoby \j(a)-co-by\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jacoby is "he who supplants". Jacoby is a variant of Jacob (Hebrew): also possibly from "la-aqov" (hence, Yaakov) meaning "to track or follow".
Jacoby is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#3445 out of 88799, Top 4%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jacoby for boys. Jacoby reached its highest rank of #422 in the U.S. in 2008. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jacoby and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jacob (#4) and Jacoby (#593). (2014 statistics).