Meaning of Jaap
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Jaap has the following meaning:
"A supplanter" or "one who replaces".
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.
As a baby boy name, Jaap is currently not
a popular baby name in the USA.
There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Jaap for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Jame
, of which the name Jaap is a variant
The following names are baby names related to Jaap and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Jaap: Boys - Amarion
, Girls - Atha
, Both genders - Anna
The name Jaap is a variant of Jame
. Other popular variants of the name Jame are: Diego
We think the name Jaap should fall under the following style category: Hebrew
See other Hebrew boy names
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Jaap to be: A strong and down-to-earth man
In one word, you might describe Jaap as a(n) "strong
See other "strong" names for boys