Meaning:Form of Jacob; Supplanter
Jacques is a boy's name of French origin. Timeless and sophisticated, this form of Jacob means "supplanter." In the Hebrew Bible, Jacob was said to have usurped his twin brother Esau by holding onto his heel at birth. With this in mind, baby Jacques is sure to cause a stir when they enter the world. Whether they shout from the rooftops or play their cards close to their chest, you won't be able to resist your little rebel's charms.
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