Meaning of Yakov
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Yakov has the following meaning:
He who supplants.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.
As a baby boy name, Yakov is currently not
a popular baby name in the USA.
There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Yakov for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Jacob
, of which the name Yakov is a variant
The following names are baby names related to Yakov and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Yakov: Boys - Enos
, Girls - Carmel
, Both genders - Anna
The name Yakov is a variant of Jacob
. Other popular variants of the name Jacob are: Cob
We think the name Yakov should fall under the following style category: Biblical
See other Biblical boy names
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Yakov to be: Creative, intelligent and unconventional chap
In one word, you might describe Yakov as a(n) "creative
See other "creative" names for boys