Name
JAKE

Name JAKE

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 227,784 births of Jake in the countries below, which represents an average of 1,639 births of children bearing the first name Jake per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 2,940 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Jake   
In Italiano Nome Jake   
Variations : Jacob , Jacób


Information about the first name Jake

The first name Jake has been assigned to:
99.99% to boys
0.01% to girls
The country where the first name Jake is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 2 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Jake

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Jake : Jaek, Jeak, Jeka, Kaje, Kéja

Jake in Japanese *

Romajijeiku
Katakanaジェーク
Hiraganaじぇーく
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Jake in Japanese
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Jake in sign language

Jake in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Jake

US English
Etymology src :
  • Originally a medieval variant of Jack, derived from John; today also used as a diminutive form of Jacob and James.
Adjective src :
  • jake (comparative more jake, superlative most jake)
  • (slang) Adequate; satisfactory; acceptable.
  • 1939, Raymond Chandler, The Big Sleep, Penguin 2011, p. 126:
  • ‘What do you care? Just keep your nose clean and everything will be jake.’
Pronunciation src :
  • (UK) IPA(key): /dʒeɪk/
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒeɪk/
  • Rhymes: -eɪk
Proper noun src :
  • Jake (plural Jakes)
  • A male given name.
  • 1927 Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises, Chapter III:
  • Brett smiled at him. "I've promised to dance this with Jacob," she laughed. "You've a hell of a biblical name, Jake."
  • 1985 Ed McBain: Snow White and Rose Red: page 10:
  • Her attendant - Jake, she had called him, which seemed an appropriate name for a redheaded, no-neck redneck with the muscles of a dedicated weight lifter - - -
Verb src :
  • jake (third-person singular simple present jakes, present participle jaking, simple past and past participle jaked)
  • (transitive) To play a Discordian prank on (somebody), involving a large number of people sending bizarre letters or parcels to that person.
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • jake leg
 

Popularity of the name Jake

Number of JAKE births per year

Total births of Jake by country

Births with the first name Jake
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
120,752
18
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
64,778
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
22,319
1
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
5,708
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
5,273
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
2,709
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
1,537
1
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
1,524
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
1,503
6
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
746
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
225
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
186
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
118
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
110
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
96
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
62
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
40
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
30
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
27
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
10
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
3
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
2
0

Total births of Jake by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Jake
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
1,137
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
755
0
AUAustralia
2019
212
0
NLNetherlands
2019
192
0
QCQuebec
2019
167
0
IEIreland
2019
166
0
ONOntario
2018
94
0
ABAlberta
2019
52
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
46
0
NZNew Zealand
2019
41
0
BEBelgium
2019
26
0
FRFrance
2019
13
0
ITItaly
2018
11
0
DEGermany
2018
9
0
DKDenmark
2019
6
0
SESweden
2019
5
0
ATAustria
2018
3
0
BRBrazil
2010
2
0
PLPoland
2019
2
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
1
0

Comments on the name Jake

Personalities with the first name Jake

There are 132 personalities with the first name Jake


Jake Gyllenhaal
(Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal) src

United states of america
Stage actor Voice actor Television actor Film actor


Jake Lamotta
src

United states of america
Writer Stage actor Film actor Boxer Autobiographer


Jake Johnson
(Mark Jake Johnson Weinberger) src

United states of america
Actor Voice actor Television actor Film actor


Jake T. Austin
(Jake Austin Szymanski) src

United states of america
Voice actor Television actor Film actor


Jake Bugg
(Jacob Edwin Kennedy Bugg) src

United kingdom
Singer Pianist Singer-songwriter Musician Songwriter Guitarist


Jake Livermore
(Jake Cyril Livermore) src

United kingdom
Association football player


Jake Lloyd
src

United states of america
Actor Voice actor Television actor Film actor


Jake Abel
src

United states of america
Actor Singer Model Television actor Film actor


Cameron Borthwick-Jackson
src

United kingdom
Association football player


Jake Paul
(Jake Joseph Paul) src

United states of america
Actor Comedian Musician Child actor Internet celebrity Video blogger Model Television actor Youtuber



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Jake
Full list of personalities with the first name Jake

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Jake

There are 2464 actors and actresses with the first name Jake
Jake Vaughn
Jake Thompson
Jake Simms
Jake Melman
Jake Littell
Jake Tobin
Jake Mason
Jake Johnson
Jake Siciliano
Jake Hepner
Jake Johnson
Jake Perez
Jake Moritt
Jake Watkins
Jake Short
Jake Paul
Jake Thrupp
Jake Blakely
Jake Deanda
Jake Cannavale
Jake T. Austin
Jake Bugg
Jake Davies
Jake Aupperle
Jake Burbage
Jake Reehl
Jake Zyrus
Jake Vargas
Jake Robbins
Jake Buxton

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Jake
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Jake

Rankings of first name JAKE by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#37IE Ireland2019
#49QC Quebec2019
#73AU Australia2019
#80GB United Kingdom2019
#84NL Netherlands2019
#89AB Alberta2019
#92BC British Columbia2019
#125NZ New Zealand2019
#150ON Ontario2018
#296US United State of America2019
#418BE Belgium2019
#483DK Denmark2019
#696DE Germany2018
#758PL Poland2019
#827IT Italy2018
#1027SE Sweden2019
#1130AT Austria2018
#2173FR France2019
#2499CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#14451BR Brazil2010
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name JAKE (female) births over the last year available in each country






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