[ syll. ya-kup, yak-up ] The baby boy name Yakup is pronounced as YAEKAHP †. Yakup is largely used in Turkish and its origin is Hebrew. Yakup is a variant transcription of the name Jacob (Dutch, English, German, and Scandinavian).
Yakup is not often used as a baby boy name. It is listed outside of the top 1000. In 2012, out of the family of boy names directly related to Yakup, Jacob was the most widely used.
Baby names that sound like Yakup include Yaaqov, Yackiv, Yacoub, Yacov, Yakeeve, Yakeiv, Yakeive, Yakieve, Yakiv (Ukrainian), Yakive, Yakob, Yakov (Russian, Hebrew, and Slavic), Yashiv (Hebrew), Yashuv (Hebrew), Yogev (Hebrew), Yosef (Arabic and Hebrew), Yosif (Slavic), Yosip, Yosipe, and Yosyp (Ukrainian).
† approx English pronunciation for Yakup: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; P as in "pea (P.IY)"