Jacqueline

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421k
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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jacqueline

"Jacqueline" is a name of French origin, and it means "Supplanter". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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French feminine diminutive form of Jacques ( = James). From Hebrew יעקב (Ya‘akov), from the Hebrew root עקב (‘akev), heel, because Jacob was born just behind Esau, and was grasping Esau’s heel in an effort to prevent him from being born first.

  1. A female given name.

Jacqueline was also found in the following language(s): Dutch, French, German, and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Jacqueline

Jacqueline Kennedy was a First Lady of the United States. Jacqueline was born on July 28th, 1929 in Southampton, New York. She left this life on May 19th, 1994.

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Jacqueline Fernandez is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2009 to present. Jacqueline was born on August 11th, 1985 in Manama.

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Jacqueline Bisset is an actor and actress. She was most active from 1965 to present. Jacqueline was given the name Winifred Jacqueline Fraser Bisset on September 13th, 1944 in Weybridge, Surrey, England.

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Jackie Sandler is an actress and model. She was most prominent from 1999 to present. Jackie was given the name Jacqueline Samantha Titone on September 24th, 1974 in Coral Springs, Florida, U.S.

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Jacki Weaver is an actress. She was most active from 1966 to 1966. Jacki was given the name Jacqueline Ruth Weaver on May 25th, 1947 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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Jacqueline Cochran was an aviator, test pilot, spokesperson, and businessperson. Jacqueline was born on May 11th, 1906. She died on August 9th, 1980.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Jacqueline

Jacqueline was royalty. She was most prominent from 1417 to 1417. Jacqueline was born as the child of William II, Duke of Bavaria, Margaret of Burgundy, and Duchess of Bavaria on July 15th, 1401 in The Hague. She passed away on October 8th, 1436.

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How popular is the baby name Jacqueline in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1891 7 7 0
1893 8 8 0
1894 5 5 0
1896 7 7 0
1897 5 5 0
1898 14 14 0
1899 9 9 0
1900 20 20 0
1901 19 19 0
1902 18 18 0
1903 14 14 0
1904 23 23 0
1905 29 29 0
1906 24 24 0
1907 45 45 0
1908 57 57 0
1909 50 50 0
1910 56 56 0
1911 53 53 0
1912 89 89 0
1913 133 133 0
1914 132 132 0
1915 183 183 0
1916 176 176 0
1917 237 237 0
1918 286 286 0
1919 396 396 0
1920 540 540 0
1921 757 757 0
1922 1,021 1,021 0
1923 1,408 1,402 6
1924 1,771 1,771 0
1925 1,999 1,991 8
1926 2,251 2,245 6
1927 2,446 2,446 0
1928 2,748 2,738 10 #97 girl name
1929 2,985 2,970 15 #87 girl name
1930 3,425 3,413 12 #74 girl name
1931 3,137 3,137 0 #78 girl name
1932 2,891 2,873 18 #85 girl name
1933 2,769 2,756 13 #86 girl name
1934 3,047 3,036 11 #80 girl name
1935 3,128 3,116 12 #79 girl name
1936 3,375 3,361 14 #66 girl name
1937 3,408 3,397 11 #70 girl name
1938 3,651 3,633 18 #69 girl name
1939 3,403 3,389 14 #72 girl name
1940 3,238 3,218 20 #76 girl name
1941 3,398 3,387 11 #73 girl name
1942 3,844 3,831 13 #69 girl name
1943 4,200 4,187 13 #65 girl name
1944 3,987 3,974 13 #64 girl name
1945 4,000 3,988 12 #63 girl name
1946 5,097 5,084 13 #62 girl name
1947 6,016 6,009 7 #59 girl name
1948 5,848 5,838 10 #58 girl name
1949 6,049 6,040 9 #59 girl name
1950 6,467 6,452 15 #55 girl name
1951 6,936 6,916 20 #56 girl name
1952 6,954 6,942 12 #58 girl name
1953 7,139 7,130 9 #58 girl name
1954 6,524 6,515 9 #68 girl name
1955 6,060 6,041 19 #73 girl name
1956 6,074 6,068 6 #78 girl name
1957 5,302 5,287 15 #91 girl name
1958 4,793 4,787 6 #99 girl name
1959 4,343 4,324 19
1960 5,666 5,650 16 #85 girl name
1961 11,017 10,985 32 #37 girl name
1962 9,855 9,830 25 #44 girl name
1963 8,590 8,552 38 #51 girl name
1964 12,021 11,973 48 #37 girl name
1965 9,447 9,414 33 #47 girl name
1966 8,381 8,356 25 #47 girl name
1967 6,985 6,952 33 #52 girl name
1968 6,759 6,740 19 #50 girl name
1969 5,945 5,921 24 #62 girl name
1970 5,594 5,579 15 #66 girl name
1971 4,805 4,786 19 #75 girl name
1972 3,820 3,802 18 #79 girl name
1973 3,518 3,501 17 #87 girl name
1974 3,589 3,575 14 #83 girl name
1975 3,330 3,315 15 #90 girl name
1976 2,960 2,948 12 #99 girl name
1977 3,167 3,146 21 #92 girl name
1978 3,598 3,577 21 #82 girl name
1979 3,747 3,741 6 #80 girl name
1980 3,896 3,878 18 #81 girl name
1981 4,350 4,334 16 #67 girl name
1982 5,520 5,493 27 #54 girl name
1983 5,431 5,402 29 #54 girl name
1984 5,568 5,547 21 #56 girl name
1985 5,274 5,244 30 #60 girl name
1986 5,071 5,037 34 #57 girl name
1987 5,658 5,626 32 #54 girl name
1988 5,576 5,544 32 #62 girl name
1989 5,484 5,445 39 #64 girl name
1990 5,267 5,237 30 #67 girl name
1991 5,003 4,987 16 #70 girl name
1992 4,707 4,690 17 #76 girl name
1993 4,535 4,515 20 #74 girl name
1994 5,202 5,184 18 #65 girl name
1995 4,803 4,791 12 #70 girl name
1996 4,879 4,863 16 #69 girl name
1997 4,291 4,276 15 #77 girl name
1998 3,506 3,500 6 #95 girl name
1999 3,911 3,901 10 #79 girl name
2000 5,048 5,036 12 #64 girl name
2001 4,311 4,299 12 #70 girl name
2002 3,756 3,751 5 #81 girl name
2003 3,407 3,399 8 #100 girl name
2004 3,074 3,065 9
2005 2,860 2,849 11
2006 2,865 2,857 8
2007 2,628 2,620 8
2008 2,268 2,263 5
2009 1,967 1,967 0
2010 1,806 1,806 0
2011 1,559 1,559 0
2012 1,319 1,319 0
2013 1,325 1,325 0
2014 1,306 1,306 0
2015 1,229 1,229 0
2016 1,130 1,130 0

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Popularity of Jacqueline as a first name

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Common last names for Jacqueline

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jacqueline U.S.
  White 53.39% 64.26%
  African American 17.80% 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 23.73% 16.26%

Of Last Name Jacqueline

People with the last name Jacqueline are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Jacqueline

  • How Popular is the name Jacqueline? Jacqueline is the 159th most popular name of all time. As a last name Jacqueline was the 141,140th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Jacqueline have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 421,108 babies born with the first name Jacqueline in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jacqueline to occupy the country of Malta with an estimated population of 417,617 (as of December 31, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jacqueline? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1891 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Jacqueline first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jacqueline is Sunday, May 17th, 1829.
  • What year had the most people named Jacqueline born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jacqueline was in 1964 with a total of 11,973 babies. That's a lot of babies named Jacqueline!
  • Random Jacqueline Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jacqueline ranks 45th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Connecticut. Imagine that, 104 babies in Connecticut have the same name as you in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Jacqueline: Your name in reverse order is Enileuqcaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ceeanujliq. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jacqueline? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 118 people with the last name Jacqueline.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jacqueline? Jacqueline 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).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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