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Pronounced yah-ah-kohv.
-- Miss Claire  7/30/2006
MissClaire, I have known many Yaakovs and have never heard it pronounced that way. In my experience Yaakov has always been pronounced Ya-cove.
-- ZoeAliza  3/17/2008
Well, my name is Jacqueline, Ya'akova in Hebbrew. I pronounce it Yah-ah-koh-va, and thus I would pronounce Ya'akov Yah-ah-kov. Maybe it's because I'm of Sephardi descent, and my family anyways, reads Hebrew with that Spanish or Ladino accent.
-- Anonymous User  7/4/2008
To the person who posted before me, you read Ya'akov Yah-ah-kohv because of the apostrophe. Yaakov is read Yah-kohv, and Yah-ah-kohv only when spelled Ya'akov. It's not because you're Sefardi. It's not like Isaac is read EE-sah-ahc in Spanish or Ladino. It's just Ee-sahc, just like Yaakov.
-- Anonymous User  7/31/2008
Also spelt Yaacov.

Yaacov Agam is an Israeli painter and stage designer.
-- Anonymous User  7/4/2011
Greeting to you and your family,
I am Barrister williams kufour,contacting you in regard of 12.5million usd deposited by your late brother Mr.Victor.A.YAAKOV,a Nationality of your country, who has the same last name with yours. who died as a result of heart attack, in the 21st April 2008)without anyone to claim his Fund.For more details contact me direct to my email address (barr.williams_kufour@hotmail.com)  where i will send you all the details concerning this transaction, Waiting to Hear From You. Barrister williams kufour Esq.
-- williamskufour  7/21/2015
Greeting to you and your family,
I am Barrister williams kufour,contacting you in regard of 12.5million usd deposited by your late brother Mr.Victor.A.Yaakov,a Nationality of your country, who has the same last name with yours. who died as a result of heart attack, in the 21st April 2008)without anyone to claim his Fund.For more details contact me direct to my email address (barr.williams_kufour@hotmail.com)  where i will send you all the details concerning this transaction, Waiting to Hear From You. Barrister williams kufour Esq.
-- williamskufour  7/21/2015

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