What does Yaakov mean?
The meaning of Yaakov is "supplanter".
Yaakov is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ya-a-kov.
The Given Name Yaakov
Yaakov is good for parents who want a name that is sophisticated and attractive.
A mesmerizing name, Yaakov possesses great character.
Alternate names include Akiba, Akiva.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,172 in baby name popularity for boys with 159 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
View the Yaakov Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Yaakov has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Yaakov to other names.
Yaakov Related Names
Yaakov is a variant of Yakov.
The name Iakobos is a form of Yaakov.
Yaakov has the diminutive (nickname) Yankel.
Yaakov Name Fun
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