JAKE
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: JAYK   [key]
Meaning & History
Medieval variant of JACK. It is also sometimes used as a short form of JACOB.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Coby, Jeb, Jack, Koby
DIMINUTIVE: Jackie
OTHER LANGUAGES: Jaumet (Catalan), Jakša (Croatian), Ib, Jeppe (Danish), Cobus, Coos, Jaap, Kobe, Kobus, Koos, Sjaak, Sjakie (Dutch), Jaak (Estonian), Jaakko, Jaska (Finnish), Koba (Georgian), Lapo (Italian), Kuba (Polish), Yasha (Russian), Jock, Jockie, Jocky, Seoc (Scottish), Jaka (Slovene), Kapel, Koppel, Yankel (Yiddish)
Popularity
United States  ranked #153 
England/Wales  ranked #33 
Canada (BC)  ranked #93 
Australia (NSW)  ranked #33 
Ireland  ranked #31 
Netherlands  ranked #144 
New Zealand  ranked #52 
Northern Ireland  ranked #14 
Scotland  ranked #64