Jacqueline

Jacqueline - A very unique female name



  Feb 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jacqueline, meaning supplanter, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #720. 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 girl name Jacqueline was given to 1,272 baby girls in 2012, ranking #248 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,111 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jacqueline peaked in popularity 58 years ago in 1961 on position 37.



Famous with this name

Jacqueline Chong
Jacqueline McKenzie
Jacqueline Byers


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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 #114 - and is the least popular in Kentucky at position #773.

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. This name means supplanter. 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.

Jocelyn / Jacquelyn / Jillian / Jaclyn / Juliana / Julianna / Jolene / Julianne / Joselyn / Jaqueline /

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.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012248
2011202
2010171
2009163
2008152
2007132
2006119
2005116
2004108
2003100
200282
200170
200064
199979
199895
199777
199669
199570
199465
199374
199276
199170
199067
198964
198862
198754
198657
198560
198456
198353
198254
198167
198081
197980
197882
197792
197699
197590
197483
197387
197279
197175
197066
196962
196850
196752
196647
196547
196437
196351
196244
196137
196085
1959111
195899
195791
195677
195573
195468
195358
195257
195156
195055
194958
194859
194759
194662
194563
194464
194365
194269
194173
194076
193972
193869
193770
193665
193579
193480
193386
193285
193178
193074
192986
192897
1927115
1926118
1925135
1924147
1923165
1922194
1921236
1920279
1919326
1918392
1917415
1916517
1915467
1914557
1913453
1912536
1911825
1910720

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California114
New Mexico159
Texas172
Illinois183
New York190
Colorado192
Nevada206
New Jersey224
Maine251
Idaho253
Washington261
Virginia264
Arizona282
Florida285
Maryland286
Massachusetts287
Connecticut291
Minnesota310
Arkansas336
Oregon348
Tennessee355
North Carolina359
Oklahoma360
Kansas375
Indiana384
Missouri424
Pennsylvania444
Georgia447
Wisconsin459
Iowa466
Alabama467
Utah507
Michigan521
Ohio522
South Carolina640
Kentucky773

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 female 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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#
On chart
1961
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jacqueline
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,111
Letter count 10
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +1,272

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