Jacquelyn

Jacquelyn - A very unique female name



  May 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jacquelyn appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1253. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jacquelyn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jacquelyn? 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 Jacquelyn. The baby girl name Jacquelyn was given to 190 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1035 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 7,438 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jacquelyn peaked in popularity 68 years ago in 1951 on position 163.



Famous with this name

Jacquelyn Evola
Christina Jacquelyn Calph
Jacquelyn Band


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Jacquelyn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jacquelyn is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #704 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #1,496.

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 Jacquelyn is where you live.


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Jacquelyn origin and meaning

Jacquelyn is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jacquelyn, pop culture references for the name Jacquelyn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jacquelyn

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

Jacqueline / Jocelyn / 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
20121035
20111032
2010857
2009946
2008803
2007683
2006687
2005650
2004630
2003538
2002463
2001428
2000359
1999394
1998378
1997334
1996312
1995280
1994269
1993254
1992243
1991232
1990221
1989197
1988183
1987188
1986210
1985198
1984192
1983193
1982193
1981225
1980249
1979256
1978266
1977323
1976380
1975357
1974341
1973364
1972338
1971329
1970301
1969294
1968266
1967270
1966263
1965262
1964248
1963274
1962254
1961234
1960283
1959288
1958264
1957247
1956218
1955207
1954196
1953183
1952182
1951163
1950165
1949191
1948192
1947192
1946203
1945208
1944205
1943210
1942222
1941221
1940243
1939228
1938225
1937225
1936236
1935241
1934241
1933243
1932236
1931235
1930240
1929275
1928307
1927306
1926348
1925391
1924424
1923442
1922576
1921824
19201383
19191014
19181379
19171549
19151689
19131253

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California704
Oklahoma719
Texas881
Georgia912
New Jersey927
Indiana936
Pennsylvania937
Virginia938
Washington996
Missouri1003
North Carolina1096
Arizona1166
Illinois1222
Michigan1282
New York1319
Florida1337
Ohio1496

Even more about Jacquelyn


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 Jacquelyn 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 Jacquelyn?

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
1951
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jacquelyn
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 7,438
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +190

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