Jacobo

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin Iacobus, from Ancient Greek Ἰάκωβος (Iacōbos), from Ἰακώβ (Iacōb), from Classical Hebrew יַעֲקֹב (Yaʿăqōḇ). Compare Diego, Santiago, Yago.

Proper nounEdit

Jacobo (m)

  1. James, the son of Zebedee in the Bible.
  2. James, the son of Alpheus in the Bible.
  3. James, the brother of Jesus; Santiago.
  4. A male given name of biblical origin; equivalent to Jacob or James.

QuotationsEdit

  • 1602, La Santa Biblia (antigua versión de Casiodoro de Reina), rev., Marcos 3:17:
    Y á Jacobo, hijo de Zebedeo, y á Juan hermano de Jacobo; y les apellído Boanerges, que es, Hijos del trueno.
Last modified on 9 March 2014, at 20:45