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pinWhat does Jakub mean?

Jakub /jak-ub/ 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 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.

Kreatif forms: Jakubba, Jankub, 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. Demographics)

Charted below is the birth name statistics of Jakub for boys. Jakub reached its highest rank of #58 in Ireland in 2009, and is at #81 currently. (Top Birth Names, 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 from current records), Jackie, Jacky, Jacob (#4), Jacoby (#593), Jaime (#468), Jake (#190), Jakob (#458), Jakobe, James (#9), Jamey, Jamie (#786), Jay (#372) and Jayme are the popular related forms of Jakub. Usage of these forms of Jakub was well-received during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.484%) and is almost as conventional today (usage 0.405%, down 16%). James is more ubiquitous than the rest, although Jake appears to be becoming a favorite too, while Jackie, Jacky, Jamey, Jamie and Jay are now less popular.

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

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

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jamey, Jamie, Jay, Jayme 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.

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