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Jacob meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Jacob No. of characters: 5 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: Hebrew
How to pronounce Jacob ja-cob What does my name mean? 
Meanings: Supplanter Held by the Heel Heel Grabber One who Supplants Yahweh May Protect

Jacob was ranked 7 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 75.00% from its previous ranking of 4 in 2015. Jacob was ranked 942 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 0.21% from its previous ranking of 944 in 2015. Comes from the Hebrew "Aqab" Means "supplant" If party on 20 December.. Particularly effective in the business world,Jacobflourish on the ground in the concrete. More sellers than managers,Jacobare made for direct contact and quick decisions. Jacob are stubborn and tricky temperaments that make their own way, even ifJacobgive you the impression to follow you. Fighting men, volunteers,Jacobare also contestaires stimulate and failures.

Full form of Jacob : Judicious Active Cautious Obliging Balanced

Jacob is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Whales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 5 in 2015. Around 69209 people wear Jacob as their first name. Jacob is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Jacob was a very very popular first name for boy but is a rare first name for a girl which is a rare girl name since 1880 and ranked 7 in 2016 in United States. Around 908360 people wear Jacob as their first name. Jacob is a very consistent name over the past 130 years. 0.251304% of people in US have this given name.

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Expression number of Jacob is 4.

Organizing and managing qualities are possessed by Jacob. By systematic and methodical approach Jacob turns their dream into reality. Jacob are extremely sincere and honest.

Names that rhyme with Jacob Famous people named Jacob
Michelle Jacobson in What They Say as Actress
Jenny Jacobs in Caroline? as Actress
Katy Jacoby in Baby Daddy as Actress
Susan Jacobson in One Hundredth of a Second as Director
Judith Jacob in Episode #1.285 as Actress
Rinsa Jacob in Premam as Actress
Taylor Jacobson in Fashion Makes the Star Makes the Fashion as
Montana Jacobowitz in My Brother Arizona as Actress
Jacqueline Jacobson Scarfo in 12 Monkeys as Set Decorator
Lynne Jacobellis in Barefoot as Actress
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Other variants of Jacob :Yakub Yaqoob Yaqub Hagop Hakob Jakes Iakobos Yaakov Iacobus Yakov Jaume Jaumet Jago Jakov Jakob Jakša Jakub Jaagup Jaak Jaakob Jaakko Jaakoppi Jaska Jacques Japik Iago Iakob Koba Iakopa Kimo Jakab Jákob Séamus Shamus Sheamus Séamas Giacobbe Giacomo Jacopo Iacopo Lapo Iacomus Jacobus Jokūbas Hemi Kuba Jaime Jacó Yasha Seumas Jamie Jaka Jaša Jacobo Yago Yakup Yakiv  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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