Name Jackob

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jackob

Jackob is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Jackob

Jackob is a Dutch form of the Hebrew name Jacob, which derived from Ya’aqov / יַעֲקֹב.

Meaning of Jackob

Jackob originally means “may God protect”. Besides, Jackob means “holder of the heel” (from Hebrew “‘akév/עָקֵב” = heel) or “supplanter” (from Hebrew “‘akáv/עָקַב” = to follow/to supplant), because he was born grasping the heel of his first born twin brother Esau and he bought his birthright to supplant him.

Pronunciation of Jackob

Variants of the name Jackob

Jacob Jakob Yakob

Jackob in the categories

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Name Statistic: Jackob is ranked #462 overall ↓ -50

  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 129 ↓ -8
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 320 ↓ -60
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 325 ↓ -18
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 415 ↓ -65
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 437 ↓ -49
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 440 ↓ -59
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 463 ↓ -29
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 465 ↓↓ -103
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 507 ↓ -28
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 574 ↑ 63
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 585 ↑↑ 163
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 660 ↑↑ 1963
  • 🇫🇷 France: 763 ↓ -33
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 848 ↑ 68
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 865 ↓ -80
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 872 ↑ 34
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 912 ↓ -41
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1581 ↓↓ -138
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7879 ↓↓ -519

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Name Jackob

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