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Origin and Meaning of Jacquard

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Jac*quard"
Pertaining to, or invented by, Jacquard, a French mechanician, who died in 1834.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A loom with an attachment for forming openings for the passage of the shuttle between the warp threads; used in weaving figured fabrics
  2. A highly figured fabric woven on a Jacquard loom
  3. French inventor of the Jacquard loom that could automatically weave complicated patterns (1752-1834)
Wiktionary

Eponym, Joseph Marie Jacquard, inventor of the jacquard loom.

  1. Fabric woven on a Jacquard loom.
    The White House has drapes in the East Room.
  2. Fabric resembling a jacquard, but woven by a different process.
  3. A jacquard loom.

jacquard was also found in the following language(s): French and Italian

Notable Persons With the Last Name Jacquard

Joseph Marie Jacquard was a merchant, weaver, and inventor. Joseph was born on July 7th, 1752. He died on August 7th, 1834.

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Albert Jacquard was a in the field of genetics. Albert was born on December 23rd, 1925 in Lyon. He died on September 11th, 2013.

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Robert was born on May 18th, 1958 in Providence, Rhode Island.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jacquard U.S.
  White 96.83% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

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People with the last name Jacquard are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Jacquard

  • How Popular is the name Jacquard? As a last name Jacquard was the 133,863rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Jacquard first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Jacquard is Sunday, December 22nd, 1907.
  • How unique is the name Jacquard? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Jacquard. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Jacquard: Your name in reverse order is Drauqcaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jcruadqa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jacquard? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 126 people with the last name Jacquard.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jacquard? Jacquard is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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