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Within the world of Latin music, J.Lo was more widely known as the wife of Marco Antonio, than as an artist in her own right. Is this because of any language barrier? In the opinion of Spanish World, not necessarily. J.Lo’s Spanish is good, exhibiting a grasp of word order and grammar, but perhaps not with a huge vocabulary. A solid B2 level, if we had to assess based solely on this video.
Do you have any friend called James, Jacob or Jamie? Try asking him what’s his name in Spanish. If he doesn’t know the answer, he may want to read this blog and find out the history behind it.
James (in English), Jacques (in French), Giacomo (in italian), Yakub (in Malay) or Yakobu ヤコブ (in Japanese) are all variants of the same Hebrew name, Jacob (יַעֲקֹב).