Name Jacoba Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jacoba


Jacoba is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Jacoba?

Jacoba is a feminine variant of the boy’s name Jacob, which is of Hebrew origin.

What does the name Jacoba mean?

Jacoba originally means “may God protect”. Besides, Jacoba means “holder of the heel” (from Hebrew “‘akév/עָקֵב” = heel) or “supplanter” (from Hebrew “‘akáv/עָקַב” = to follow/to supplant).

Pronunciation of Jacoba

Variants of the name Jacoba


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Popularity of the name Jacoba

The name Jacoba is ranked #11073 overall.

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