Jacob Meaning

There are 2 meaning(s) for word Jacob

Jacob Meaning 1 : French biochemist who (with Jacques Monod) studied regulatory processes in cells (born in 1920)

    Synonyms : francois jacob
Jacob Meaning 2 : (Old Testament) son of Isaac; brother of Esau; father of the twelve patriarchs of Israel; Jacob wrestled with God and forced God to bless him, so God gave Jacob the new name of Israel (meaning `one who has been strong against God')