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pinWhat does Jakub mean?

Jakub /jak-ub/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Jakub's name origin is Hebrew, and the name Jakub means "he who supplants". Jakub is a Polish, Czechoslovakian form of Jacob (Hebrew).


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

Jakub has 40 more related forms via Jacob: Cob, Cobb, Iago, Iakob, Iakobos, Iakov, Jaap, Jack, Jackie, Jacko, Jackobus, Jacky, Jaco, Jacobi, Jacobo, Jacobus, Jacoby, Jacopo, Jacques, Jacquet, Jago, Jaime, Jake, Jakie, Jakov, James, Jamey, Jamie, Jamsey, Jay, Jayme, Jeb, Jim, Kapel, Kobus, Seamus, Shamus, Yakov, Yakup and Yaqub.

Kreatif forms: Jarkub, Jaykub, Jekub. [more]

pinHow 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. Census)

Charted below is the birth name popularity of Jakub for boys. Jakub reached its highest rank of #58 in Ireland in 2009, and is at #81 currently. (Top 100 Birth Names Statistics, 2013)

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

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Jakub and corresponding names. Jack (#41 the previous year), Jackie, Jacky, Jacob (#4), Jacoby (#593), Jacques, Jaime (#468), Jake (#190), Jakob (#458), Jakobe, James (#9), Jamey, Jamie (#786), Jay (#372), Jayme, Jim and Seamus (#900) are the popular related forms of Jakub. Adoption of these boy names reached its most widespread during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4557%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.3433%, down 24.7%), with forms such as Jackie, Jacques, Jamey, Jamie and Jim becoming somewhat dated. The more fashionable boy names in this list are Jacob (#4), Jacoby (#593), Jaime (#468), Jake (#190) and Jakob (#458), and there is also a rekindling in birth name usage for Jacob and Jake. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

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

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jacques, Jaime, Jake, Jakob, Jakobe in U.S.

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

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jim, Seamus 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, Seamus outside U.S.