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Yaacob

What does Yaacob mean?

Yaacob Pronunciation of Yaacob as a name for boys is of Hebrew origin, and Yaacob means "he who supplants". Yaacob is a version of Yaakov (Hebrew): version of Jacob.

STARTS WITH Ya-

ASSOCIATED WITH supplants (victory)

Variations

VARIANT Yakob

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA YAAKOV Yachov, Yacov, Yago, Yakov

CREATIVE FORMS
(male)

(female)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Yaacob Dillan (Y.D.), ..

How popular is Yaacob?

Yaacob is an unusual first name for men. Yaacob is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent variation forms of Yaacob (NOT RANKED) listed in the Top 2000 are Yaakov (#1205 THE PREVIOUS YEAR) and Yakov (#1554). Other forms, like Yacov, are uncommon. These forms of Yaacob reached the top of their popularity in 2015 (MEDIAN #1280) and are almost as common today. (2016 BIRTH STATISTICS)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Yaakov, Yakov in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Yaacob and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Yaacob is alike in pronunciation to Iakob and Yaqub. Other recommended sound-alike names are Jackob, Jacob, Jakob, Kaylob, Yaar, Yance, Yancey, Yancy, Yanno and Yarrow. These names tend to be more commonly used than Yaacob.

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