Jakob: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Jakob

A variation of the Hebrew name Jacob, meaning "supplanter." Only you might think of your little Jakob as an UN-planter when he "thoughtfully" picks you a bouquet ... of every single flower in your flower bed.

Nicknames:

Jake.

Famous people named Jakob:

Singer Jakob Dylan; son of singer Billie Joe Armstrong, Jakob Danger Armstrong; son of actors Tamsin Greig and Richard Leaf, Jakob Zebedee Leaf.

Fun fact:

There is a 1999 film called Jakob the Liar starring Robin Williams. It's a fantastic movie, despite the title.

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