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Synonyms for Jacobˈdʒeɪ kəb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jacob, Francois Jacob(noun)

    French biochemist who (with Jacques Monod) studied regulatory processes in cells (born in 1920)

  2. Jacob(noun)

    (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')

Wiktionary

  1. Jacob(propernoun)

    Synonyms:
    Israel

  2. Jacob(propernoun)

    One of the sons of Isaac and Rebecca, and twin brother of Esau; father of the Israelites.

    Synonyms:
    Israel

  3. Jacob(propernoun)

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    Synonyms:
    Israel

  4. Jacob(propernoun)

    A breed of multihorned sheep.

    Synonyms:
    Israel

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

yacoub, jakob, ya'qub, jacobs, yaakob, yaqub, yacoubou, yaakov, yaacov, yaqoub, jake, tall


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