How to pronounce Jacob ja-cob What does my name mean? Meaning of Jacob: Variant of Jakob, Supplanter, Held by the Heel, Heel Grabber, One who Supplants, Yahweh May Prote
The name Jacob is a cognate of the name ‘James’. The name has a Late Latin origin and it came from the word ‘Lacobus’ which was derived from the Greek word ‘Lakobos’. The word initially originated from the Hebrew word (Ya’qob) which was the name of a Hebrew patriarch. It also said that the name is rooted from the Hebrew word ‘qb’ meaning’ to follow’. As mentioned in the Old Testament, twins were born to Isaac and Rebecca. One of their sons was holding the heel of his twin brother. Thus, the child was named Jacob meaning, ‘holder of heel’.
Jacob was ranked 4 in 2015 boys names list in US and remain unchanged from its previous ranking in 2014. Jacob was ranked 947 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 0.21% from its previous ranking of 945 in 2014. 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 & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 4 in 2014. Around 64359 people wear Jacob as their first name. Jacob is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.
Jacob is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 4 (0.399194% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 893643 people wear Jacob as their first name. Jacob is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1911 and ranked 4 (0.399194% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 893643 people have Jacob as their first name. Jacob is not a native United States and Jacob may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.249982% of people in US have this given name.Complete history of Jacob
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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.
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