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Jakob Meaning, Pronunciation & Popularity

Mar 26, 2024 👁️ 9 Views 🤍 Save

Jakob means "He who Supplants, Holder of Heels, Supplanter, Held by the Heel".

The name Jakob's origin is Australian.

Jakob is a Male name primarily used as a First Name.

Jakob is commonly found in Germany, Denmark, Austria, and 77 more countries.

Jakob Pronunciation

Pronounce Jakob as JH AE K AH B.

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Jakob Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Jakob is recorded 12,223 times globally, ranking it as the 4,819th most common name worldwide..

Jakob is most prevalent in Germany, with 2,364 occurrences, making it the 394th most popular name in the country.

In Denmark, the name Jakob is found among 1 in every 41 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

List of countries the name Jakob is found

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Germany#3941 : 155
Denmark#481 : 41
Austria#1341 : 66
Sweden#1701 : 76
United States of America#2,4791 : 1,448
Netherlands#1,4391 : 762
Switzerland#6611 : 476
Italy#4,0961 : 3,231
United Kingdom (UK)#2,9521 : 2,069
Norway#3291 : 316
Algeria#4,0781 : 5,475
Canada#2,5011 : 1,946
Belgium#2,3701 : 1,938
South Africa#8,7151 : 17,369
Slovenia#3801 : 239
Israel#4,7821 : 3,681
Finland#1,4521 : 1,801
France#14,9261 : 22,101
Croatia#8501 : 659
Palestine, State of#6,4671 : 6,509
Morocco#14,2491 : 21,060
Tunisia#8,2511 : 12,430
Iran (Islamic Republic of)#4,3911 : 4,732
Iceland#1541 : 206
Spain#11,1041 : 17,425
Mexico#15,2891 : 25,737
Czechia#1,7821 : 2,467
Namibia#1,5661 : 4,508
Poland#1,9371 : 3,065
Estonia#6991 : 612
Russian Federation#14,8811 : 19,374

List of countries the name Jakob is rarely found

  • Egypt:19 occurrences
  • Chile:16 occurrences
  • Iraq:15 occurrences
  • Saudi Arabia:15 occurrences
  • United Arab Emirates:14 occurrences
  • Kuwait:14 occurrences
  • Singapore:14 occurrences
  • Costa Rica:13 occurrences
  • Colombia:12 occurrences
  • Ireland:12 occurrences
  • Malaysia:12 occurrences
  • Sudan:11 occurrences
  • Turkey:11 occurrences
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of):10 occurrences
  • Peru:10 occurrences
  • Syrian Arab Republic:10 occurrences
  • Luxembourg:9 occurrences
  • Jordan:8 occurrences
  • Libya:8 occurrences
  • India:7 occurrences
  • Lebanon:7 occurrences
  • Nigeria:7 occurrences
  • Oman:6 occurrences
  • Hong Kong:5 occurrences
  • Hungary:5 occurrences
  • Japan:5 occurrences
  • Kazakhstan:5 occurrences
  • Qatar:5 occurrences
  • Bangladesh:4 occurrences
  • China:4 occurrences
  • Ghana:3 occurrences
  • Panama:3 occurrences
  • Philippines:3 occurrences
  • Portugal:3 occurrences
  • Brazil:2 occurrences
  • Georgia:2 occurrences
  • Moldova (Republic of):2 occurrences
  • Albania:1 occurrences
  • Argentina:1 occurrences
  • Bulgaria:1 occurrences
  • Greece:1 occurrences
  • Guatemala:1 occurrences
  • Indonesia:1 occurrences
  • Lithuania:1 occurrences
  • Mauritius:1 occurrences
  • Serbia:1 occurrences
  • Taiwan (Province of China):1 occurrences
  • Uruguay:1 occurrences
  • Yemen:1 occurrences

Jakob popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Jakob from 1980 to 2022, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

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  • Jakob Altaras
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  • Jakob Altenberg
    Jakob Altenberg is a Merchant from Austria.
  • Jakob Alting
    Jakob Alting is a Theologian from Germany.
  • Jakob Altmaier
    Jakob Altmaier is a Politician from Germany.
  • Jakob Ammann
    Jakob Ammann is a Religious from Switzerland.
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  • Jakob Amsler-Laffon
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  • Jakob Anderegg
    Jakob Anderegg is a Mountain_guide from Switzerland.
  • Jakob Andkjær
    Jakob Andkjær is a Swimmer from Denmark.
  • Jakob Andreae
    Jakob Andreae is a Theologian from Germany.
  • Jakob Andreas Crusius
    Jakob Andreas Crusius is a Lawyer from Germany.
  • Jakob Andreas Hermann Oberreit
    Jakob Andreas Hermann Oberreit is a Cartographer from Germany.
  • Jakob Andreasen
    Jakob Andreasen is a Coach from Denmark.
  • Jakob Andreff
    Jakob Andreff is a Clown from Switzerland.
  • Jakob Andrä von Brandis
    Jakob Andrä von Brandis is a Historian.
  • Jakob Angermair
    Jakob Angermair is a Architect from Germany.
  • Jakob Ankersen
    Jakob Ankersen is a Football from Denmark.
  • Jakob Annasohn
    Jakob Annasohn is a Stabschef from Switzerland.
  • Jakob Anton Bucher
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  • Jakob Anton Müller
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  • Jakob Anton Ziegler
    Jakob Anton Ziegler is a Priest from Germany.
  • Jakob Anton of Dietrichstein
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  • Jakob Arduser
    Jakob Arduser is a Skier from Switzerland.

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