What does Jakob mean?
Associated with: supplants (victory).
Jakob▼ has 31 more alternative forms via Jacob: Cob, Iago, Iakob, Iakobos, Iakov, Jaap, Jack, Jackie▼, Jacko, Jackobus, Jacky, Jaco, Jacobi, Jacobo, Jacobus, Jacoby▲, Jacopo, Jago, Jaime, Jake, Jakie, Jakov, James▼, Jamey▼, Jamie▼, Jay▼, Jayme, Jeb, Yakov, Yakup and Yaqub.Kreatif forms:
(male) Jamkob, Jankob, ..
(female) Jaka, Jakobel, ..
How popular is Jakob?
Jakob is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#29359 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Jakob for boys. Jakob was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #171 in the U.S. in the year 2001, and is currently at #458. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Below is a charted comparison of the history of Jakob and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Jakob (#458 in recent rankings) listed in the Top 2000 are Jack (#41 in recent rankings), Jackie (#1856), Jacky, Jacob (#4), Jacobi (#1221), Jacobo (#1765), Jacoby (#593), Jaime (#468), Jake (#190), Jakeb, Jakie, Jakobe (#1021), Jakub (#1623), James (#9), Jamey, Jamie (#786), Jay (#372), Jayme, Jeb and Yakov (#1776). Usage of these forms of Jakob was at its peak 7 decades ago (adoption of 6.2%) and is now much lower (adoption 2.4%, 61.2% less). James is the longstanding favorite, though Jacoby has become popular as well, while versions like James have become less contemporary.
Suggested similar names are Jacot, Jadon, Jak, Jakim, Jakson, Jalon, Jamon, Janko, Jano, Janos, Jareb, Jarod▼, Jaron▼, Jason▼, Javon, Jaxon▲, Job and Yakob. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jakob.