Iacobus

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Ἰάκωβος (Iákōbos), from Hebrew יַעֲקֹב(ya‘ăqṓḇ, Jacob, literally heel-grabber), from עָקֵב(‘āqḗḇ, heel of the foot).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Iācōbus m (genitive Iācōbī); second declension

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Jacob or James
    Iacobus Quintus, Rex Scotorum
    James V, King of Scots

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Iācōbus Iācōbī
Genitive Iācōbī Iācōbōrum
Dative Iācōbō Iācōbīs
Accusative Iācōbum Iācōbōs
Ablative Iācōbō Iācōbīs
Vocative Iācōbe Iācōbī

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