Jacob (disambiguation)

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The name ''''Jacob'''', masc. proper name, name of O.T. patriarch, son of Isaac and Rebecca and father of the founders of the twelve tribes, from L.L. ''Jacobus'', from Gk. ''Iakobos'', from Heb. ''Ya'aqobh'', lit. '''"one that takes by the heel"''' (Gen. xxviii.12), a derivative of 'aqebh "heel."
 
The name ''''Jacob'''', masc. proper name, name of O.T. patriarch, son of Isaac and Rebecca and father of the founders of the twelve tribes, from L.L. ''Jacobus'', from Gk. ''Iakobos'', from Heb. ''Ya'aqobh'', lit. '''"one that takes by the heel"''' (Gen. xxviii.12), a derivative of 'aqebh "heel."
  
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*'''Apostle Jacob''' ([[April 30]] and [[June 30]]), see also '''[[Apostle James (son of Zebedee)]]'''
 
*'''Apostle Jacob''' ([[April 30]] and [[June 30]]), see also '''[[Apostle James (son of Zebedee)]]'''
 
*St. Jacob ([[June 13]])
 
*St. Jacob ([[June 13]])
*St. Jacob of Alaska ([[July 26]])
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*St. [[Jacob Netsvetov|Jacob of Alaska]] ([[July 26]])
 
*St. Jacob the Martyr ([[August 9]])
 
*St. Jacob the Martyr ([[August 9]])
 
*St. Jacob ([[August 16]])
 
*St. Jacob ([[August 16]])
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*St. Jacob, Bishop of Rostovias ([[November 27)) - Russian
 
*St. Jacob, Bishop of Rostovias ([[November 27)) - Russian
 
*St. Jacob of Persia the Great-Martyr ([[November 27]])
 
*St. Jacob of Persia the Great-Martyr ([[November 27]])
 
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*[[Apostle James]]
 
*[[Apostle James]]
 
 
  
 
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The name 'Jacob', masc. proper name, name of O.T. patriarch, son of Isaac and Rebecca and father of the founders of the twelve tribes, from L.L. Jacobus, from Gk. Iakobos, from Heb. Ya'aqobh, lit. "one that takes by the heel" (Gen. xxviii.12), a derivative of 'aqebh "heel."

List of saints with this name:

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