[ 1 syll. ja-ko-be, jak-obe ] The baby boy name Jakobe is pronounced as JHey-KYB or Yaa-KOWBeh- †. Jakobe is largely used in the English language and it is derived from African-Swahili origins. Jakobe is a variant transcription of the name Kobe (English and Japanese).
See also the related category swahili.
Jakobe is an unusual baby name for boys. Its usage peaked modestly in 2011 with 0.011% of baby boys being given the name Jakobe. It ranked at #928 then. The baby name has since experienced a steep fall in popularity, and is now of sporadic use. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Jakobe, Kobe was the most frequently used.
Baby names that sound like Jakobe include Jaycob (English), Jabe, Jackub, Jaecob, Jaykob, Jeb (English and Hebrew), Jebb (English), Jebbe, Jeff (English), Jepp (English), Jeppe (Scandinavian), Joav, Job (Dutch and English), Jobe (English), Joesph (English), Joff, Johb, Jove (English), Józef (Polish), and Jube.
† Pronunciation for Jakobe: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)"