Jacob (disambiguation)

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*Patriarch Jacob, ([[December 1]])
 
*Patriarch Jacob, ([[December 1]])
 
*St. Jacob the deacon, son of Matthan (Sunday before Christmas [[December 18]]) Gr. Ματθάν
 
*St. Jacob the deacon, son of Matthan (Sunday before Christmas [[December 18]]) Gr. Ματθάν
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*St. Jacob, Bishop of Nisibeos ([[January 13]]), Gr. Νισίβεως
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*St. Jacob ([[January 28]])
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*St. Jacob ([[February 6]])
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*St. Jacob ([[February 27]])
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*St. Jacob the Martyr ([[March 7]])
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*St. Jacob the "Omologitis", Gr. Ομολογητής ([[March 21]])
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*St. Jacob the Priest-Martyr ([[April 10]])
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*'''Apostle Jacob''' ([[April 30]] and [[June 30]]), see also '''[[Apostle James (son of Zebedee)]]'''
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*St. Jacob ([[June 13]])
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*St. Jacob of Alaska ([[July 26]])
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*St. Jacob the Martyr ([[August 9]])
 
*St. Jacob ([[August 16]])
 
*St. Jacob ([[August 16]])
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*St. Jacob, the Virin-Martyr (A) ([[September 22]] and [[October 10]])
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*St. Jacob, the Virgin-Martyr (B) ([[September 22]] and [[October 10]])
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*'''Apostle Jacob''' ([[October 9]] and [[June 30]]), see also '''[[Apostle James (son of Alphaeus)]]'''
 
*St. Jacob, Bishop of Migdonia ([[October 31]]), Gr. Μυγδονίας
 
*St. Jacob, Bishop of Migdonia ([[October 31]]), Gr. Μυγδονίας
  
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*St. Jacob the Brother of God (Gr. Άδελφοθέου), see [[Apostle James the Just]] (Sunday after Christmas or [[December 26]] or [[December 30]] and [[October 23]])
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 19:14, April 6, 2008

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:

See also


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