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First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Jiggs

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Alt. Meaning

J is for jolly, the fun side!

I is for infinite, are your possibilities

G is for glisten, a sparkle in your eye.

G is for genial, a pleasing personality.

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

Notable Persons Named Jiggs

Jiggs McDonald is a broadcaster. He has been prominent since 1967. Jiggs was given the name John Kenneth McDonald on November 28th, 1938 in Galt, Ontario, Canada.


Jiggs Parrott was a baseball player. Jiggs was born on July 14th, 1871 in Portland, Oregon. Jiggs is also known as Parrott and Jiggs. He passed away on April 14th, 1898.


Jiggs Donahue was a baseball player. Jiggs was born on July 13th, 1879 in Springfield, Ohio. He died on July 19th, 1913.


Jiggs Pearson was a baseball player. Jiggs was born on December 27th, 1885 in Parker, South Dakota. Jiggs is also known as Parson and William Edwin. He breathed his last breath on May 19th, 1967.


Fun Facts about the name Jiggs

  • How Popular is the name Jiggs? Jiggs is the 83,924th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Jiggs have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Jiggs in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jiggs? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1924 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Jiggs first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jiggs is Saturday, June 10th, 1899.
  • What year had the most people named Jiggs born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jiggs was in 1924 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Jiggs: Your name in reverse order is Sggij. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sjgig. How do you pronounce that?

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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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