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What does Jakobe mean?

Jakobe Pronunciation of Jakobe [jakobe] as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Jakobe is "he who supplants". Jakobe is a version of Jacob (Hebrew).

Associated with: supplants (victory).


Jakobe has 4 variants: Jackob, Jakeb, Jakob and Jakub.

20 more alternative forms via Jacob: Iakob, Iakobos, Iakov, Jackie, Jacko, Jackobus, Jaco, Jacobi, Jacobo, Jacobus, Jacoby, Jacopo, Jago, Jaime, Jake, Jakie, Jakov, Jamie, Jayme and Yakov.

Creative forms:
(male) Jabe, Jakone, ..

(female) Jakole, Jakone, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jakobe Diego (J.D.), ..

How popular is Jakobe?

Jakobe is an uncommon given name for males. Jakobe is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Jakobe was first listed in 1998 and reached its top position of #816 in the U.S. in 2003, and is presently at #1174. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jakobe name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Jackie (#1725 from current records), Jacob (#4), Jacobi (#1317), Jacobo, Jacoby (#655), Jaime (#485), Jake (#205), Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob (#523), Jakub (#1690), Jamie (#821), Jayme and Yakov (#1543) are the prominent variation forms of Jakobe (#1174 from current records). Other variants, like Jacopo, are seldom used. These forms of Jakobe reached the peak of their popularity 16 years ago (adoption of 2.3%) and are now much less conventional (adoption 1.1%, 53.4% less), with versions like Jamie becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jakobe, Jackie, Jacob, Jacobi, Jacobo in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacoby, Jaime, Jake, Jakeb, Jakie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jakob, Jakub, Jamie, Jayme, Yakov in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Cabe, Cobe, Danube, Fabe, Gabe, Jabes, Jabez, Jace, Jacot, Jacque, Jade, Jadon, Jae, Jaice, Jaide, Jaimie, Jairome, Jak, Jakeem, Jakim, Jakson, Jalon, Jame, Jamee, Jamile, Jamon, Jamond, Janko, Janne, Jano, Janos, Janse, Jareb, Jarod, Jaron, Jaronn, Jarvee, Jase, Jason, Javon, Javonte, Jaxon, Jayce, Jaycee, Jayde, Jaydee, Jaye, Jaymie, Jayvee, Jerome, Jerone, Job, Jobe, Joben, Joby, Joe, Jose, Jove, Kobe, Tobe and Yakob. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jakobe.

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