Given Name JAKE

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: JAYK  [details]

Meaning & History

Medieval variant of JACK. It is also sometimes used as a short form of JACOB.

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VARIANTS: Coby, Jack, Jeb, Koby
DIMINUTIVE: Jackie
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Deshaun, Deshawn, Keshaun, Keshawn, Rashawn (African American), Gjon (Albanian), Yohannes (Amharic), Yahya, Yakub, Yaqoob, Yaqub, Yuhanna (Arabic), Hagop, Hakob, Hovhannes (Armenian), Xuan (Asturian), Ganix, Ion, Jakes, Jon, Iban (Basque), Ivan (Belarusian), Jacob, James, Jehohanan, Johanan, John (Biblical), Iakobos, Ioannes (Biblical Greek), Yaakov, Yehochanan, Yochanan (Biblical Hebrew), Iacobus, Iohannes (Biblical Latin), Yann (Breton), Ioan, Ivan, Yakov, Yoan (Bulgarian), Jaume, Joan, Jan, Jaumet (Catalan), Jago, Jowan (Cornish), Ghjuvan, Ghjuvanni (Corsican), Ivan, Jakov, Jakša (Croatian), Ivan, Jakub, Jan (Czech), Ivan, Jacob, Jakob, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johannes, Jon, Ib, Jeppe (Danish), Jacob, Jacobus, Jakob, Jan, Johan, Johannes, Sjaak, Cobus, Coos, Jaap, Kobe, Kobus, Koos, Sjakie (Dutch), Johano (Esperanto), Jaagup, Jaan, Johannes, Juhan, Jaak, Jaakob (Estonian), Jákup, Jóannes, Jóhannes, Jón (Faroese), Jani, Janne, Johannes, Joni, Jouni, Juhana, Juhani, Jaakko, Jaakob, Jaakoppi, Jaska (Finnish), Jaak (Flemish), Jacques, Jean, Yann, Yoan, Yoann, Jacky, Jeannot (French), Japik (Frisian), Iago, Xacobe, Xaime, Xoán (Galician), Iakob, Ioane, Ivane, Koba (Georgian), Jakob, Jan, Johann, Johannes, Jockel (German), Giannis, Iakovos, Ioannis, Yannis, Yiannis (Greek), Yakubu (Hausa), Iakopa, Keoni, Kimo (Hawaiian), Yaakov, Yakov, Yochanan, Akiba, Akiva (Hebrew), Iván, Jakab, János, Jákob (Hungarian), Jakob, Jóhann, Jóhannes, Jón (Icelandic), Yohanes (Indonesian), Eoin, Séamus, Seán, Sean, Shamus, Shane, Sheamus, Séamas (Irish), Giacomo, Giovanni, Iacopo, Ivan, Ivano, Jacopo, Giacobbe, Lapo (Italian), Jacob (Jewish), Iacomus, Jacobus, Johannes, Joannes (Late Roman), Jānis (Latvian), Sjang, Sjeng (Limburgish), Jokūbas, Jonas (Lithuanian), Ivan, Jakov, Jovan (Macedonian), Ean, Juan (Manx), Hemi (Maori), Hann, Jackin, Jan, Jankin, Jon (Medieval English), Jehan (Medieval French), Ivan, Jacob, Jakob, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johannes, Jon, Jone (Norwegian), Joan (Occitan), Yahya (Persian), Iwan, Jakub, Jan, Janusz, Kuba (Polish), Iago, Jaime, João, Jacó (Portuguese), Iacob, Ioan, Ion (Romanian), Ioann, Ivan, Yakov, Yasha (Russian), Juhán (Sami), Giuanne, Juanne (Sardinian), Eoin, Iain, Ian, Jock, Seoc, Seumas, Jockie, Jocky (Scottish), Ivan, Jakov, Jovan, Jakša (Serbian), Ivan, Jakub, Ján (Slovak), Ivan, Jakob, Jan, Janez, Žan, Anže, Jaka, Jaša (Slovene), Jan (Sorbian), Iván, Jacobo, Jaime, Juan, Yago (Spanish), Ivan, Jacob, Jakob, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johannes, Jon (Swedish), Yahya, Yakup (Turkish), Ivan, Yakiv (Ukrainian), Evan, Iago, Iefan, Ieuan, Ifan, Ioan, Iwan, Siôn (Welsh)
Entry updated July 2, 2008