Name Analysis

Find out what the name, “Jacoba,” “Francisca” and “Maria” mean and what is says about the person.


Origin: Hebrew
Gender: Feminine
Meaning: Supplanter
Pronounced: yah-KOH-bah

– People with this name are excited by change, adventure, and excitement. They are dynamic, visionary and versatile, able to make constructive use of freedom. They fight being restricted by rules and conventions. They tend to be optomistic, energetic, intelligent, and to make friends easily. They may be changeable, restless, untidy, and rebellious.


Origin: Latin
Gender: Feminine
Meaning: Sea of bitterness | Sea of sorrow | Rebellion | Wished-for Child”
Pronounced: frahn-SEES-kah

– People with this name tend to be idealistic, highly immaginative, intuitive, and spiritual. They seek after spiritual truth and often find it. They tend to be visionary and may inspire others. If they fail to develop their potential, they may become dreamers, or misuse power.


Origin: Hebrew
Gender: Feminine
Meaning: Free
Pronounced: mah-REE-ah

– People with this name have a deep inner desire to inspire others in a higher cause, and to share their own strongly held views on spiritual matters.