Jacoby

First Name
10k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jacoby

"Jacoby" is a name of American origin, and it means "Supplanter". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Jacoby

Jacoby Shaddix is a hard rock, alternative metal, alternative rock, nu metal, rap metal, rap rock, and post-hardcore musician, singer-songwriter, rapper, tv presenter, actor, and rapping. He plays Shure and Vocals. He has been prominent since 1993. Jacoby was given the name Jacoby Dakota Shaddix on July 28th, 1976 in Vacaville, California. Jacoby is also known as Coby Dick, Jonny Vodka, John Doe, Dakota Gold, and Jacobo Insonico.

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Jacoby Brissett is a football player. Jacoby was born on December 11th, 1992 in West Palm Beach, Florida.

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Jacoby Ellsbury is an athlete for the New York Yankees. Jacoby was born on September 11th, 1983 in Madras, Oregon.

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Jacoby Jones is a football player. Jacoby was born on July 11th, 1984 in New Orleans. Jacoby is also known as Jones, Jacoby Rashi'd; Jones, and Jacoby R..

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Jacoby Ford is a football player. He was most active from 2010 to present. Jacoby was born on July 27th, 1987 in West Palm Beach, Florida.

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Jacoby Glenn is a football player for the Chicago Bears. Jacoby was born on August 4th, 1993 in Prichard, Alabama.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Jacoby

Lee J. Cobb was an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1934 to 1976. Lee was given the name Leo Jacoby on December 8th, 1911 in The Bronx, New York City, U.S. He died on February 11th, 1976.

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Scott Jacoby is an actor/director. They have had major accomplishments since 1968. Scott was born on November 26th, 1956 in Chicago.

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Joe Jacoby is a football player for the Washington Redskins. Joe was born on July 6th, 1959 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Dustin was born on April 4th, 1988 in Fort Morgan, Colorado.

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Susan Jacoby is an author and director. Susan was born on June 4th, 1945.

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How popular is the baby name Jacoby in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1959 9 0 9
1961 7 0 7
1970 7 0 7
1971 6 0 6
1972 8 0 8
1973 7 0 7
1974 18 0 18
1975 24 0 24
1976 23 0 23
1977 17 0 17
1978 38 0 38
1979 41 0 41
1980 31 0 31
1981 42 0 42
1982 36 0 36
1983 93 0 93
1984 77 6 71
1985 80 0 80
1986 92 0 92
1987 98 6 92
1988 114 6 108
1989 122 5 117
1990 134 5 129
1991 150 0 150
1992 210 9 201
1993 197 7 190
1994 173 6 167
1995 158 6 152
1996 165 6 159
1997 146 5 141
1998 209 0 209
1999 175 0 175
2000 200 6 194
2001 242 5 237
2002 224 0 224
2003 233 0 233
2004 222 6 216
2005 209 7 202
2006 210 0 210
2007 402 8 394
2008 695 5 690
2009 629 0 629
2010 548 0 548
2011 540 0 540
2012 501 0 501
2013 574 5 569
2014 467 0 467
2015 394 0 394
2016 337 5 332
2017 297 0 297

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Popularity of Jacoby as a first name

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Popularity of Jacoby as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jacoby U.S.
  White 93.89% 64.26%
  African American 0.80% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.65% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.26% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.25% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.16% 16.26%

Of Last Name Jacoby

People with the last name Jacoby are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Jacoby

  • What name lists does Jacoby rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Jacoby? Jacoby is the 2,559th most popular name of all time. As a last name Jacoby was the 3,776th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Jacoby have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,631 babies born with the first name Jacoby in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jacoby to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jacoby? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1959 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Jacoby first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jacoby is Tuesday, June 26th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Jacoby born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jacoby was in 2008 with a total of 690 babies.
  • Random Jacoby Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jacoby ranks 76th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Maine. Imagine that, 22 babies in Maine have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Jacoby: Your name in reverse order is Ybocaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ycajbo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jacoby? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 9,372 people with the last name Jacoby.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jacoby? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Jacoby as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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