In addition, Yakiv is a variant of the name Jacob (Dutch, English, German, and Scandinavian) in the Ukrainian language.
Yakiv is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2012, within the group of boy names directly linked to Yakiv, Jacob was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Yakiv include Yackeev, Yakieve, Yakive, Yaacob, Yaaqov, Yackiv, Yacoub, Yacov, Yakeev, Yakeeve, Yakeiv, Yakeive, Yakob, Yakov, Yakup, Yashiv, Yashuv, Yogev, Yosef, and Yosif.
† approx English pronunciation for Yakiv: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)"