Jacqueline Name Meaning & Origin

Jacqueline

Pronunciation: JA-kə-lin, zhawk-LEEN (key)

Origin of the name Jacqueline:

Borrowed from the French, Jacqueline is a feminine form of Jacques, which is a variant of James and Jacob. Both of these names are derived from the Hebrew ya`aqob (supplanting, seizing by the heel).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Jackie, Jaclyn, Jacquelyn, Jacqui

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Nicknames for Jacqueline

Jackie, Jacqui, Jacquie, Ellen, Kaylynn, Jack, Jax, Jackson, Jackster, Jay, Lin,Jakes

Meanings and history of the name Jacqueline

Feminine form of James or Jacob, meaning "supplanter".

Famous real-life people named Jacqueline

Jacqueline "Jackie" Evancho - American child opera singer
Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy - wife of 35th president of the United States
Jacqueline Saburido, Venezuelan burn survivor
Jacqueline Bisset, English actress
Jacqueline Emerson, American singer and actress
Jacqueline Whitmore - American etiquette expert
Jacqueline Davies, author of children's series "The Lemonade War"
Jacqueline Wilson, British children's author
Jacqueline Fernandez, Sri Lankan actress

Jacqueline in song, story & screen

"Jacqueline," a song by Scottish rock band Franz Ferdinand
Jacqueline "Jackie" Burkhart - Character from That 70's Show, played by Mila Kunis
"Jacqueline", a song by Bobby Helms, rock-a-billy singer, from his debut album "Fraulein" in 1957.

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