Globally, جاكوب (Jacob , Jakob , جاكوب ) is a widespread principally male, but very seldom female forename. The first name جاكوب is characteristic of the United States, where it is a common masculine name, Denmark, and Germany, where it is quite a common male name (explore the name in all countries). Measured by absolute frequency, it is the most numerous in the United States, Nigeria, and Germany. Likewise, جاكوب is the last name as well as the forename.
|Jakob, Jacob||Nigeria, India, Tanzania, Germany, United States|
|جاكوب||Lebanon, Iraq, Egypt, Sudan, Syria|
Chaime, Diego, Džeimss, Fritaa, Giacomo, Iacob, Iacobus, Iacopo, Iakoba, Jaakko, Jaakob, Jacb, Jacco, Jackoby, Jaco, Jacobo, Jacobs, Jacobsen, Jacobsohn, Jacobson, Jacobsson, Jacobus, Jacoby, Jacopo, Jacques, Jacó, Jaime, Jakab, Jakau, Jakez, Jakobi, Jakobs, Jakobsen, Jakobsohn, Jakobson, Jakobsson, Jakobus, Jakoby, Jakov, Jakow, Jakub, Jakubs, Jakue, Jakób, Jakúb, James, Jaume, Jekabs, Jim, Jiminy,
جاكوب is also a prevalent name for the fictitious and mythical characters: St. James the Elder, Apostle , the one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus, Gospel of Mark; Jacob , the in Genesis, a son of Isaac, also known as Israel; the patriarch of the Israelites, The Qur’an; James, son of Alphaeus , the one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus Christ; Thing , the fictional character in Marvel Comics and Jakob Maria Mierscheid , the fictitious politician, and in many other works.