Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Fact of the Day: James Jacob

The English name James is based on the Hebrew name Yaʻaqov which also led to the creation of the named Jacob as well. 

6 comments:

Pat Hatt said...

Sure a popular one throughout the ages.

Kati said...

Interesting!

-Kati
Almost Stylish

Kirk said...

Perhaps we should call that one Bible the King Jacob's Version.

Jenn said...

Both nice classic names. I can't help but think of people I have known with these names and James is ruined for me. Never knew a bad Jacob though lol.

Martha said...

I had no idea. That's pretty interesting.

Christine said...

Interesting, I have relatives named James and Jacob.