Definitions

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  • proper n. A male given name.

Etymologies

Originally a medieval variant of Jack, derived from John; today also used as a diminutive form of Jacob and James. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • TEAM JAKE (still love Edward though just like Jake more so no offence to Team EDWARD)

    Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

  • I really think in the long run the dude that they want to be BIG JAKE is hot and a good actor, you have to think of the future after new moon 2 more movies and Jake is in all of them alot of Breaking Dawn CG is expensive so what if we lose some of the story because they have to work so hard to make Lautner huge?

    Entertainment Weekly's Hollywood Insider

  • Well I didn think it would happen this early in the trip but it has, jake and i have gone seperate ways not cause of any issues just because we want to o different thigs, Jake is loving it in plymouh enjoying he ork where as i just didn like it, im not ready to stop traveling yet i havnt seen anywhere near enough of wat i want to, worked a couple of shifts and just thought i cant start workagain already no way! so iv come back to london, iv got the flu but nearly over it, planning where to go fro here flights to rome seem cheap and its the one place iv always wanted to go so its looking good! going to have to get my camera fixed tho so i can take photos of the place!

    TravelPod.com Recent Updates

  • Captain Jake is a short, but fast-paced easy fiction that many boys and girls would enjoy.

    February 2009

  • One, two, three… Ten thousand people were on their feet screaming his name Jake!

    Come Again No More

  • Odo frowned, then Jake could see him mouth the word "Jake?"

    The Long Night

  • My two cents worth, I think "Jake" is the YED who's "possesed" Sam, he's sort of "burnt/marked" Sam (the bloodied shirt!).

    theTVaddict Hunts Down the Winchester Brothers on the set of SUPERNATURAL | the TV addict

  • Our High Commissioner, His Excellency J.H. Warren, but better known to everybody in the U.K. community as "Jake", is cast in this new action mould.

    Abroad Throughts from at Home

  • Sitting at the bar with his ex-wife, his paw round a little glass of something or other, Baldwin-as-Jake is florid, potent, gloatingly and inflatedly masculine, like a genie who came out of a bottle of aftershave.

    Double-X Films

  • They could just have a voice over thing where Jake is talking the Grace or something, like she probably still watches over him like the mother she is.

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