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

3262

Jago is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Jago

Jago is a Spanish and Cornish form of the name Jakob. Jago is also the name of a character in Shakespeare’s play “Othello”.

What is the meaning of the name Jago?

Jago originally means “may God protect”. Besides, Jago 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 Jago

Variants of the name Jago

Yago

Popularity of the name Jago

The name Jago is ranked #3262 overall.

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