Etymology & Historical Origin - Jakob. Jakob is a cognate of Jacob, mainly used in Germany and Nordic countries. Jacob is a Latin derivation of the Hebrew name "Yaakov" traditionally thought to be derived from the word "akev" - which literally translates to "at the heel".
Jakob is baby boy name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is Hebrew. Jakob name meanings is Supplanter. Other similar sounding names can be Hamish, James, Jaquez, Shamus.
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Popular personalities with Jakob Name.
Jakob Dylan is a rock music, american folk music, and americana (music) singer-songwriter. He plays Guitar, Piano, Bass guitar, and Vocals. His most notable accomplishments were from 1987 to present. Jakob was given the name Jakob Luke Dylan on December 9th, 1969 in New York, New York, U.S.
Jakob Poltl is a basketball player for the Traiskirchen Lions in the Pac-12 Conference. He has been prominent since 2013. Jakob was born on October 15th, 1995 in Vienna.
Jakob was born as the child of Jakob Fugger the Elder and Barbara Fugger on March 6th, 1459 in Augsburg. He died on December 30th, 1525.
Jacob Schiff was a banker, businessman, and bank. Jacob was given the name Jakob Heinrich Schiff on January 10th, 1847 in Frankfurt. He died on September 25th, 1920.
Jakob Bohme was a philosopher. Jakob was born in 1575 in Alt Seidenberg near Gorlitz, Upper Lusatia, Holy Roman Empire. He left this life on November 17th, 1624.
Jakob Ammann is a religious. Jakob was born on February 12th, 1644 in Erlenbach im Simmental.
Alfons Maria Jakob
Alfons Maria Jakob was a scientist in the field of neurology. Alfons was born on July 2nd, 1884 in Aschaffenburg. He passed away on October 17th, 1931.
Max was born on July 20th, 1879. He passed away on January 4th, 1955.
Hans Jakob was a soccer player for the SSV Jahn Regensburg, FC Bayern Munich, FC Lichtenfels, and Germany national football team. Hans was born on June 16th, 1908 in Munich. He died on March 24th, 1994.
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Her most notable accomplishments were from 1826 to 1870. Therese was given the name Therese Albertine Louise von Jakob on January 26th, 1797 in Halle (Saale). She died on April 13th, 1870.
Georg was born on March 27th, 1915 in Furth. He breathed his last breath on September 1st, 1991.
Friedrich was born on March 18th, 1910 in Ehringshausen. He left this life on September 9th, 1994.
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