Throughout the world, Yaaqov (יעקב , Yaaqov ) is a rare masculine first name. The given name Yaaqov is characteristic of Israel, where it is quite a rare masculine name, and the United States, where it is an extremely rare primarily male, but very infrequently feminine name. Very seldom, Yaaqov is the last name as well as the forename.
|Yaaqov||Israel, Brazil, United States, Canada, India|
Chaime, Diago, Diego, Dydak, Iacob, Iacobus, Iacopo, Iago, Iakov, Iakow, Jaakko, Jaakob, Jacb, Jack, Jacob, Jacobo, Jacobus, Jacopo, Jacques, Jago, Jaime, Jakob, Jakov, Jakow, Jakubs, Jakúb, James, Jaume, Jokūbas, Jákob, Santiago, Santjago, Thiago, Tiago, Xacobe, Ya'Acov, Ya'Akov, Ya'Aqov, Yaacov, Yaakov, Yacob, Yago, Yakov, Yakub, Yaqoob, Yaqoub, Yaqub, Ζακ, Джейкоб, Джек,
Yaaqov 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 Jacob Frye , the fictional character in the Assassin's Creed series, Assassin's Creed Syndicate, and in many other works.
Tov, Stanovsky, Vaingorten, Halperin, Turgeman, Maureira, Yisrael, Thaller, Gamliel, Krispin, Ben-Eyal, Avramov, Wilker, Vaknin, Tshuva, Louria, Rosh-Gdolian, Rahlin, Sasi, Ratz, Levi, Tibi, Haim, Fain, Gershkovich, Adato, Kakon, Sasson, Shavit, Abrams, Attias, Bidani, Black, and Schlesinger