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Gender: Male Pronunciation: JACK-oh=bee Meaning of Jacoby: "supplanter" Origin of Jacoby: Variation of Jacob, Hebrew Jacoby's Popularity in 2017: #784

The name Jacoby is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "supplanter". Jacoby is ranked #784 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Surname Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rate the Previous Signature!".

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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.

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Famous People Named Jacoby

Jacoby Dakota Shaddix, American musician of band Papa Roach
Jacoby Rashi'd Jones, American football player
JaCoby Mylon Jones, American baseball player
Jacoby McCabe Ellsbury, American baseball player
Jacoby "Coby" Fleener, American NFL football player
Jacoby Ford, American NFL football player
Jacoby Glenn, American NFL football player

Pop Culture References for the name Jacoby

Jacoby & Meyers, American law firm
Jacoby Grubb, character in "Sims" series
Dr. Jacoby, a reoccurring character on the TV show Twin Peaks