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Jacob

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Jacob

noun Ja·cob \ˈjā-kəb\

Definition of JACOB

1
:  a son of Isaac and Rebekah, the twin brother of Esau, and heir of God's promise of blessing to Abraham
2
:  the ancient Hebrew nation

Origin of JACOB

Late Latin, from Greek Iacōb, from Hebrew Yaʽăqōbh
First Known Use: before 12th century

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