All over the world, Yacob (يعقوب , Yacob , Якоб ) is a common male forename. The first name Yacob is habitual in Sudan, where it is quite a common male name, Oman, and Iraq, where it is quite a common principally male, but very infrequently girly name (explore the name in all countries). Not in comparison with a country's population, it is the most numerous in Sudan, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia. Also, Yacob is the last name as well as the forename.
|يعقوب||Egypt, Iraq, Sudan, Iran, Jordan|
|Yacob||India, Sudan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Ethiopia|
|Якоб||Armenia, Kazakhstan, Estonia, Ukraine, Russia|
Chaime, Diego, Džeimss, Giacomo, Iacob, Iacobus, Iacopo, Jaakko, Jaako, Jaakob, Jacb, Jacco, Jaco, Jacob, Jacobo, Jacobus, Jacopo, Jacques, Jacó, Jaime, Jakab, Jakau, Jakez, Jakiv, Jakiw, Jakob, Jakov, Jakow, Jakub, Jakubs, Jakób, Jakúb, James, Jaume, Jekabs, Jim, Jimi, Jimmi, Jimmy, Jockel, Jokūbas, Jákob, Jēkabs, Santi, Santiago, Santjago, Seamus, Séamus, Xacobe, Xaime,
Yacob is also a prevalent name for the fictitious and mythical characters: Jacob , the in Genesis, a son of Isaac, also known as Israel; the patriarch of the Israelites, The Qur’an; Thing , the fictional character in Marvel Comics; Jakob Maria Mierscheid , the fictitious politician; Jacob Frye , the fictional character in the Assassin's Creed series, Assassin's Creed Syndicate and Jacob Black , the character from Twilight, and in many other works.