Jeb
Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
JEB
Meaning
Following after
More info about the name "Jeb"

Jeb is a diminutive of Jacob. Jacob is derived from the Hebrew name 'Yaakov', which means 'following after'. This is derived from the Hebrew words 'Yahweh', which means 'God', and 'aqeb', which means 'heel'. In the Bible, Jacob was born after Esau, holding after Esau's heel.

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