G2384 – Iakob – Ἰακώβ Jacob

Strong’s ID:
G2384
Greek Word:
Ἰακώβ
Transliteration:
Iakob
Pronunciation:
ee-ak-obe’
Part of Speech:
noun proper masculine
Usage Count:
27
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Find “Iakob” in the Bible (New Testament)

Strong’s Greek Lexicon

of Hebrew origin H3290; Jacob (i.e. Ja’akob), the progenitor of the Israelites:—also an Israelite:—Jacob.

Owing to changes in the enumeration while in progress, there were no words left for numbers 2717 and 3203–3302, which were therefore silently dropped out of the vocabulary and references as redundant.

Thayer’s Greek Definitions

Jacob = “heel-catcher or supplanter”
1) was the second son of Isaac
2) the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary

Thayer’s Definitions are as edited by the Online Bible of Winterbourne, Ontario. They removed the etymology, cross-references, and Greek phrases and changed some of Thayer’s Unitarian doctrinal positions concerning the work and person of Christ.