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


Jago is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the 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 does the name Jago mean?

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


Popularity of the name Jago

The name Jago is ranked #4566 overall.

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