What is the meaning of the name Jakob?

The name Jakob is primarily a male name of Hebrew origin that means Supplanter.

Common nicknames for the name Jacob include Jake, Coby, and Yaki.

Famous Jacobs include Jacob (then Israel) in the Bible’s Book of Genesis. Jacob is also a prophet from the The Book of Mormon from the Church of Latter Day Saints. Jacob of Alexandria was the patriarch from in the early 1860s. Jacob Hubner was a German entomologist and Jacob Miller was a Jamaican reggae singer.

Different Spellings of the name Jakob:

Jakob, Jakub

People who like the name Jakob also like:

Caleb, Benjamin, Ethan, Noah, Liam, Lucas, Gabriel, Charlotte, Emma, Olivia, Ava, Amelia, Abigail, Hannah

Names that sound like Jakob:

Jacob, Jacoba, Jeb, Jeff, Job, Josef, Joseph, Jovia, Jiva, Java, Jovie, Jacoby, Joop, Jackopa, Jacop, Josefa, Jove, Jobi

Stats for the Name Jakob

checkmark Jakob is currently #68 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Jakob is currently #15 in U.S. births

Songs about Jakob

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Jacob Dumb - Munly & the Lee Lewis Harlots
Jacob Marley's Chain - Aimee Mann
Jacob's Ladder - Huey Lewis And The News
Jacob's Ladder - Patrick Wolf
Jacob's Ladder - Rush
Wake Up Jacob - Harry Belafonte

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