What does Jacoby mean?
Jacoby has 47 more different forms via Jacob: Cob, Cobb, Cobby, Giacamo, Giacobbe, Giacobo, Giacomo, Giacopo, Hamish, Iacopo, Iacovo, Iago, Iakob, Iakobos, Iakov, Jaap, Jack, Jackie▼, Jacko, Jacky▼, Jaco, Jacobus, Jacques▼, Jacquet, Jago, Jaime, Jake, Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob, Jakobe, Jakov, Jakub, James, Jamesie, Jamey▼, Jamie▼, Jamsey, Jay▼, Jayme, Jim▼, Jimmie▼, Seamus, Shamus, Yakov, Yakup and Yaqub.
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. Hamish, Jack (#41 in 2014), Jackie, Jacky, Jacob (#4), Jacques, Jaime (#468), Jake (#190), Jakob (#458), Jakobe, Jakub, James (#9), Jamey, Jamie (#786), Jay (#372), Jayme, Jim, Jimmie and Seamus (#900) are the popular varying forms of Jacoby (#593 in 2014). Usage of these boy names reached its most widespread during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.443%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.309%, down 30.3%), with forms like Jacques, Jamey, Jamie, Jim and Jimmie 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)
A recommended similar baby name is Jacopo. Like Jacoby, this name is not commonly used.