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Gender: Male Origin of Jakub: Polish variation of Jacob

The name Jakub is a boy's name . Jakub and is often added to lists like International Variations of Jacob and discussed in our forums with posts like "Middle name for a First name!".

From the experts:

Jakub is an authentic Polish variation of the megapopular Jacob, but in the US it will feel like a kree8tiv spelling. Kuba is the cute Polish short form.

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Famous People Named Jakub

Jakub "Kuba" Błaszczykowski, Polish footballer
Jakub Voracek, Czech ice hockey player
Jakub Schikaneder, Czech printer
Jakub Deml, Czech priest and writer

Pop Culture References for the name Jakub

Nickname: Kuba