Jaap

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Gender: M Pronunciation: yahp Origin of Jaap: Dutch variation of Jacob and James

Jaap is a common if not exactly fashionable first name for boys' in The Netherlands. For more on Dutch names and their pronunciation, check out this specialty website: http://www.heardutchhere.net/names.html

Famous People Named Jaap

Jakob "Jaap" Stam, Dutch football manager
Jakob Gijsbert "Jaap" de Hoop Scheffer, Dutch politician and NATO secretary
Jaap Siewertsz van Reesema, Dutch pop singer
Jaap van Zweden, Dutch conductor
Jacob Albertus "Jaap" Marais, South African politician
Jaap van Lagen, Dutch racing driver
Jacobus Johannes "Jaap" Eden, Dutch skater and cyclist
Jaap van Ginneken, Dutch psychologist

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