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Gender: Male Origin of Jakob: Spelling variation of Jacob Jakob's Popularity in 2018: #701

The name Jakob is a boy's name . Jakob is ranked #701 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like International Variations of Jacob and discussed in our forums with posts like "Name sightings".

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After cracking the Top 200 in the early 2000s, fueled by Jacob's rise, this name has been losing steam in recent years.

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like_lena Says:


I like the name but I think the k is a little strong. I think it looks better with the c