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Jakub

What does Jakub mean?

Jakub Pronunciation of Jakub [jakub] as a name for boys is a Hebrew name, and the name Jakub means "he who supplants". Jakub is a Polish, Czechoslovakian form of Jacob (Hebrew).

Associated with: supplants (victory).

Variations

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

Jakub has 25 more related forms via Jacob: Iakob, Iakov, Jaap, Jack, Jackie, Jacko, Jacky, Jaco, Jacobi, Jacobo, Jacoby, Jago, Jaime, Jake, Jakie, Jakov, James, Jamey, Jamie, Jay, Jayme, Jeb, Yakov, Yakup and Yaqub.

Creative forms:
(male) Jakjeb, Jakubba, ..

(female) Jakne, Jakque, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jakub Bronson (J.B.), ..

How popular is Jakub?

Jakub is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#58553 out of 150436, Top 39%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Charted below is the birth name statistics of Jakub for boys. Jakub was first listed in 1994 and reached its highest rank of #1034 in the U.S. in 2008, and is at #1690 currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the ranking of Jakub and corresponding names. Jack (#40 from current records), Jackie (#1725), Jacky, Jacob (#4), Jacobi (#1317), Jacobo, Jacoby (#655), Jaime (#485), Jake (#205), Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob (#523), Jakobe (#1174), James (#7), Jamey, Jamie (#821), Jay (#394), Jayme, Jeb and Yakov (#1543) are the popular related forms of Jakub (#1690 from current records). Usage of these forms of Jakub was well-received 8 decades ago (usage of 6.15%) and has become much diminished since (usage 2.32%, down 62%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jakub, Jack, Jackie, Jacky, Jacob in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacobi, Jacobo, Jacoby, Jaime, Jake in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob, Jakobe, James in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jamey, Jamie, Jay, Jayme, Jeb, Yakov in U.S.

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Jagu, Jagur, Jak, Jakim, Janus, Jareb and Jasun. Like Jakub, these names are not frequently used.

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