Name Jacob – origin and meaning

Jacob is a male name.

Origin of Jacob

Jacob is a Hebrew name and derived from “Ja’akow”.

Meaning of Jacob

Jacob means “may God protect”, “holder of the heel” and “supplanter”.

Pronunciation of Jacob

Alternate spelling of Jacob

Jackob Jakob Yakob

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