Iacobus

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἰάκωβος (Iákōbos), from Biblical Hebrewיַעֲקֹב(Ya‘ăqṓḇ, Jacob, literally he will/shall heel), from ⁧עָקֵב(‘āqḗḇ, heel of the foot).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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
    Iacobus Dei Gratia Angliæ Primus & Scotiæ Sextus Rex
    James, King by the Grace of God, the First of England & the Sixth of Scotland

Declension[edit]

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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