Jacqueline - A very unique male name

  Aug 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jacqueline appeared on the charts for the first time in 1961 on position #1548. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jacqueline and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jacqueline? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Jacqueline. The baby boy name Jacqueline was given to 5 baby boys in 2000, ranking #3553 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 353,887 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jacqueline peaked in popularity 55 years ago in 1964 on position 1285.

Famous with this name

Jacqueline S. Beatka
Jacqueline Dufranne
Jacqueline Pinol

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Rating: 5/5 (10 people)

Jacqueline is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jacqueline is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #2,318 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,318.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Jacqueline is where you live.

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Jacqueline origin and meaning

Jacqueline is a 10 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jacqueline, pop culture references for the name Jacqueline and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jacqueline

We've found the following names that sound similar to Jacqueline, sorted by popularity.

Julian / Jalen / Jaylen / Jaylin / Jaylon / Julien / Jaylan / Jelani / Jalon / Jullian /

Name statistics

Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

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Even more about Jacqueline

These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Jacqueline a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Jacqueline?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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Popularity Score™

Name Jacqueline
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 353,887
Letter count 10
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1961
2000 births +5

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