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GenderMasculine
PronouncedPron.YA-kawp GermanIcelandic
YAH-kawp Norwegian
YAH-kob Danish
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Meaning & History

Cognate of JACOB (or JAMES).
VariantsJacob Swedish Jacob Norwegian Jacob Danish Jacob, Jacobus, Sjaak Dutch
DiminutivesJockel German Ib, Jeppe Danish Cobus, Coos, Jaap, Kobe, Kobus, Koos Dutch Jaka, Jaša Slovene
Feminine FormsJacobine Norwegian Jacobine Danish Jacoba, Jacobina, Jacobine, Jacomina Dutch
Other Languages & CulturesYakub, Yaqoob, Yaqub Arabic Hagop, Hakob Armenian Jakes Basque Jacob, James Biblical Iakobos Biblical Greek Yaakov Biblical Hebrew Iacobus Biblical Latin Yakov Bulgarian Jaume, Jaumet Catalan Jago Cornish Jakov, Jakša Croatian Jakub Czech Jacob, James, Coby, Jae, Jake, Jamey, Jay, Jaycob, Jaymes, Jeb, Jem, Jemmy, Jim, Jimi, Jimmie, Jimmy, Koby English Jaagup, Jaak, Jaakob Estonian Jákup Faroese Jaakko, Jaakob, Jaakoppi, Jaska Finnish Jaak Flemish Jacques, Jacky French Japik Frisian Iago, Xacobe, Xaime Galician Iakob, Koba Georgian Iakovos Greek Yakubu Hausa Iakopa, Kimo Hawaiian Yaakov, Yakov, Akiba, Akiva Hebrew Jakab, Jákob Hungarian Séamus, Shamus, Sheamus, Séamas Irish Giacomo, Iacopo, Jacopo, Giacobbe, Lapo Italian Jacob Jewish Iacomus, Jacobus Late Roman Jokūbas Lithuanian Jakov Macedonian Hemi Maori Jakub, Kuba Polish Iago, Jaime, Jacó Portuguese Iacob Romanian Yakov, Yasha Russian Seumas, Jamie Scottish Jakov, Jakša Serbian Jakub Slovak Jacobo, Jaime, Yago Spanish Yakup Turkish Yakiv Ukrainian Iago Welsh Kapel, Koppel, Yankel Yiddish
Same SpellingJákob
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Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute