Variation of Jacob, Hebrew

Jacoby Origin and Meaning

The name Jacoby is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "supplanter".

Jacoby, a surname spin on Jacob shot up the charts in the middle of the 2000's, thanks largely to the popularity of Jacoby Ellsbury, the first Native American of Navajo descent in the Major Leagues, but has been dropping steadily since it peaked at Number 423 in 2008.

# 887 in the US

Jacoby Rank in US Top 1000

# 2232 on Nameberry

Jacoby Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Jacoby Popularity

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Famous People Named Jacoby

  • Jacoby Dakota ShaddixAmerican musician of band Papa Roach
  • Jacoby Rashi'd JonesAmerican football player
  • JaCoby Mylon JonesAmerican baseball player
  • Jacoby McCabe EllsburyAmerican baseball player
  • Jacoby "Coby" FleenerAmerican NFL football player
  • Jacoby FordAmerican NFL football player
  • Jacoby GlennAmerican NFL football player

Jacoby in Pop Culture

  • Jacoby & MeyersAmerican law firm
  • Jacoby Grubbcharacter in "Sims" series
  • Dr. Jacobya reoccurring character on the TV show Twin Peaks

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