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pinWhat does Jake mean?

Jake /jake/ as a boys' name is pronounced jayk. It is of English origin. Short form of Jacob, well-used as an independent name.


Jake has 29 related forms via Jacob: Iago, Iakob, Iakov, Jaap, Jack, Jackie, Jacko, Jackob, Jacky, Jaco, Jago, Jaime, Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob, Jakobe, Jakov, Jakub, James, Jamey, Jamie, Jamsey, Jay, Jayme, Jeb, Jim, Kapel, Yakov and Yakup.

Kreatif forms: Jackke, Jockke, Juke. [more]

pinHow popular is Jake?

Jake is a very prominent first name for men (#419 out of 1220, Top 34%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#27105 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Jake for boys. Jake reached its highest position of #96 in the U.S. in the year 2000, and is at #190 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jake name in U.S.

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

Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Jake and corresponding names. Prominent alternative forms of Jake (#190 from current records) are Jacob (#4 from current records), James (#9), Jack (#41), Jay (#372), Jakob (#458), Jaime (#468), Jamie (#786), Jim, Jayme, Jakobe, Jackie, Jacky, Jakub and Jamey. These forms of Jake were popular as birth names during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.529%) and are somewhat less common today (usage 0.378%, 29% less), with forms like Jamie, Jamey, Jacky, Jim and Jackie becoming somewhat dated. Jacob, Jake, Jakob and Jaime are four of the more chic boy names in this compilation, with Jacob and Jake going through a rekindling in popularity.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jake, Jack, Jackie, Jacky, Jacob in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jaime, Jakob, Jakobe, James, Jamey in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jamie, Jay, Jayme, Jim in U.S.

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of James, Jamie, Jay outside U.S.

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Jake is pronounced similarly to Jacq, Jacque, Jak, Jaq and Jock. Other suggested similar baby names are Bake, Blake, Deke, Drake, Duke, Eike, Falke, Fawke, Hawke, Ike, Jabes, Jabez, Jace, Jacen, Jacey, Jacy, Jada, Jade, Jaden, Jader, Jae, Jael, Jagu, Jai, Jaice, Jaide, Jair, Jakeem, Jakim, Jalen, Jame, Jamee, Jamel, Jan, Janko, Janne, Jano, Janse, Jareb, Jared, Jarek, Jarel, Jaren, Jarl, Jary, Jase, Jasen, Javi, Jax, Jaxen, Jayce, Jayde, Jaye, Jazz, Jere, Jobe, Joe, Jose, Jude, Jule, June, Laike, Lake, Luke, Mike, Myke, Parke, Pike, Rike and Wake. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jake.