Yacoub name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yacoub mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yacoub

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International Interest
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Alt. Meaning

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

A is for approachable, constantly meeting new people

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

O is for organized, you always know where things are

U is for unique, your love of life.

B is for bloom, your glow of life.

Notable Persons Named Yacoub

Notable Persons Named Yacoub

Yacoub Sarraf

Yacoub was born in 1961.

Yacoub Artin

Yacoub was born on April 15th, 1842. He breathed his last breath on January 21st, 1919.

Yacoub Meite

Yacoub was born on February 10th, 1990 in Paris.

Yacoub Al-Mohana

Yacoub was born on March 21st, 1975.

Yacoub Zaiadeen

Yacoub was born in Karak Governorate. He passed away on April 5th, 2015.

Yacoub Fall

Yacoub Fall is an athlete for the FC Nouadhibou.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Yacoub

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yacoub

Sir Magdi Habib Yacoub

Sir Magdi Habib Yacoub is a medician. Magdi was born on November 16th, 1935 in Cairo.

Rami Yacoub

Rami Yacoub is a pop music, dance-pop, pop rock, power pop, contemporary r&b, and europop songwriter and record producer. He has had major accomplishments since 1988. Rami was born Rami Yacoub on January 17th, 1975 in Sweden.

Charles Yacoub

Paola Yacoub

Paola was born in 1966.

Aminata Aboubakar Yacoub

Aminata was born on June 22nd, 1989 in Epena.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yacoub U.S.
  White 88.44% 64.26%
  African American 2.34% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.30% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.06% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.86% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yacoub

People with the last name Yacoub are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Yacoub

  • How Popular is the name Yacoub? Yacoub is the 28,937th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yacoub was the 18,090th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yacoub have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 183 babies born with the first name Yacoub in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yacoub to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yacoub? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1991 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yacoub first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yacoub is Monday, March 10th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Yacoub born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yacoub was in 2017 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Random Yacoub Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yacoub is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Yacoub: The name spelled backwards is Buocay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Uaybco. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yacoub? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,540 people with the last name Yacoub.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yacoub? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Yacoub as their last name since less than 1 person in 192k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Yacoub name meaning

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