Jaqueline Name Meaning & Origin
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).
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- Nicknames for Jaqueline
Jackie, jacky, jack-o-lantern, jacky cacky, jack, lynn, lynni
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Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis was the wife of Catholic President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr. She died of Cancer in the 1990s.
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In the 1998 film, Ever After, the kinder of Danielle's two stepsisters is named Jacqueline. She ends up with a far happier ending than her sister or mother.
Jacqueline (Jackie Lynn) from "The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt"