Name Jakobus

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jakobus

Jakobus is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Jakobus

Jakobus is a Latin form of the name Jacob, which is of Hebrew origin.

Meaning of Jakobus

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

Variants of the name Jakobus

Jacobus

Jakobus in the categories

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Name Statistic: Jakobus is ranked #10248 overall ↓ -22

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  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 5093 ↓↓ -945
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 7130 ↑↑ 964
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 8263 ↑↑ 267
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 8527 ↑↑ 352
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 8550 ↓↓ -1777
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 9063 ↑ 81
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 9265 ↓↓ -102
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 9651 ↑↑ 1438
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 10373 ↓↓ -581
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 10522 ↓↓ -668
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 10605 ↓ -67
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 10757 ↓↓ -774
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 12297 ↓↓ -376
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 12368 ↓↓ -207
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 13159 ↓↓ -530
  • 🇫🇷 France: 13518 ↓↓ -468
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 13971 ↓↓ -313
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 14041 ↓↓ -291


Name Jakobus

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