From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Jacob. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1920 or after 1980

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Southern Germany
  • Western Germany

Variant spelling

Origin and Meaning

Variant spelling of Jakob

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