What does the baby name Jakobe mean? Learn about what Jakobe means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.

Jakobe - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Jakobe
J-A-K-O-B-E, is a 6-letter female given name.
Meaning of Jakobe
Origin of Jakobe
The name 'Jakobe' is a variant of the name 'Jacob', which has Hebrew origins. 'Jacob' is derived from the Hebrew name 'Yaakov', meaning 'supplanter' or 'holder of the heel'. In the Bible, Jacob is described as the son of Isaac and Rebecca and the father of the twelve tribes of Israel.
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Popularity of Jakobe
The name 'Jakobe' has gained popularity in recent years. While it may not be as widely popular as its original form 'Jacob', it has seen an increase in usage. It has become a unique and modern alternative for parents who want a variation of the traditional name.
Jakobe currently has 1 like, and is in the top 20% of liked girl's names. The name Chinue is slightly more popular than Jakobe.

Etymology of Jakobe

The name 'Jakobe' is a phonetic variation of 'Jacob'. The 'e' at the end of the name adds a distinct sound and visual appeal. The name still maintains the same meaning as 'Jacob', which is 'supplanter' or 'holder of the heel. '

Cultural Significance of Jakobe

As a variant of the name 'Jacob', 'Jakobe' shares the same cultural significance. Jacob is an important figure in the Bible and is considered one of the patriarchs of the Israelite people. The name represents strength, determination, and resilience.