A breed of multihorned sheep.
Origin of Jacob
From Late Latin Iacobus, from Ancient Greek Ἰάκωβος (Iakōbos), from Hebrew יעקב (ya'aqóbh; Modern: Yaakov, “Jacob”, literally “heel-grabber”), from עקב (‘aqev, “heel of the foot”). Cognate with James.
Late Latin Iacōbus from Greek Iakōb from Hebrew ya‘ăqōb (God) has protected ʕqb in Semitic roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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