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(another form of Jacob)
This was the name of three biblical men:
The head of one of the families of Nethinim (Ezra 2:45).
A Levite who kept the gate of the temple after the return from Babylon (1 Chronicles 9:17; Ezra 2:42; Neh. 7:45).
A descendant of David (1 Chronicles 3:24).