Colors Related to this Name: Yellow, Orange and Gold

Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Determined

Popularity: This is a popular name in the US. Ranking #1734 in 2013 and #1765 in 2014.


In Spanish

Origin: Borrowed from Latin Iacobus, from Ancient Greek Ἰάκωβος ‎(Iákōbos), from Ἰακώβ ‎(Iakṓb), from Classical Hebrew יַעֲקֹב ‎(Yaʿăqōḇ). Compare Diego, Santiago, Yago.


-James, the brother of Jesus; Santiago.

-James, the son of Alpheus in the Bible.

-James, the son of Zebedee in the Bible.

-( male name) of biblical origin; equivalent to Jacob or James.