Spelling variation of Jacob

Jakob Origin and Meaning

The name Jakob is a boy's name.
After cracking the Top 200 in the early 2000s, fueled by Jacob's rise, this name has been losing steam in recent years.
# 883 in the US

Jakob Rank in US Top 1000

Jakob Popularity

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Lists containing Jakob

Famous People Named Jakob

  • Jakob Luke DylanAmerican singer; son of singer Bob Dylan
  • Jakob HlasekSwiss pro tennis player
  • Jakob BoehmeGerman Christian mystic and theologian
  • Jakob Diemer FuglsangDanish cyclist
  • Jakob Johan Sigfrid FriisNorwegian politician
  • Jakob Johann von UexkullGerman biologist
  • Jakob SveistrupDanish singer
  • Jakob AndreaeGerman Lutheran theologian
  • Jakob Silfverbergice hockey player (first syllable pronounced as Jack instead of Jake)
  • Jakob Danger Armstrongson of American singer Billie Joe Armstrong
  • Jakob Zebedee Leafson of English actors Tamsin Greig and Richard Leaf

Jakob in Pop Culture

  • "Jakob the Liar" 1999 film starring Robin Williams
  • Jakob Selandercharacter from "The Dung,Beetle Flies at Dusk," by Maria Gripe
  • JakobAndreas Ullstadius, character from "The Dung,Beetle Flies at Dusk," by Maria Gripe
  • Jakobcharacter from the video game "Fire Emblem Fates"

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