Gender: Male Meaning of Yaakov: "supplanting" Origin of Yaakov: Hebrew

Yaakov Origin and Meaning

The name Yaakov is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "supplanting".

The original Hebrew form of Jacob, the Number 1 boy's name in the country, is still used in some religious families.

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Pop Culture References for the name Yaakov

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Yaakov's International Variations

Yankel (Yiddish)


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