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Jacalyn

What does Jacalyn mean?

Jacalyn Pronunciation of Jacalyn [ja-ca-lyn] as a name for girls means "he who supplants". Jacalyn is a variant form of Jacqueline (French, Hebrew): feminine of Jacques.

Associated with: supplants (victory).

Variations

Jacalyn has 21 variants: Jacalin, Jacalynn, Jackalin, Jackalinne, Jackelyn, Jackqueline, Jacqualine, Jacqualyn, Jacquelean, Jacqueleen, Jacquelin, Jacquelyn, Jacquelyne, Jacquelynn, Jacquelynne, Jaculine, Jaquelin, Jaqueline, Jaquelyn, Jaquelynn and Zhaqueline.

9 more alternative forms via Jacqueline: Jacklin, Jacklyn, Jacklynne, Jacky, Jaclin, Jaclyn, Jacolyn, Jacqlyn and Jaklyn.

Creative forms:
(female) Jacalie, Jancalyn, ..

(male) Jacabin, Jacamy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jacalyn Lesly (J.L.), ..

How popular is Jacalyn?

Jacalyn is a very prominent first name for women (#1886 out of 4276, Top 44%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Jacalyn was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top position of #562 in the U.S. during the years 1950-1959, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacalyn name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jacalyn outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Jacalyn are Jacqueline (#258 from recent data), Jacquelyn (#1199), Jaclyn (#1445), Jaqueline (#1567), Jacquelyne, Jaquelin, Jaquelyn, Jacquelynn, Jacquelin, Jackelyn, Jacklyn, Jackqueline and Jacqualine. Other forms, like Jackalinne, are uncommon. These forms of Jacalyn were popular as birth names 4 decades ago (adoption of 0.5%) and have become significantly less popular since (adoption 0.1%, 82%), with forms like Jaquelin going out of style.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacalyn, Jackelyn, Jacklyn, Jackqueline, Jaclyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacqualine, Jacquelin, Jacqueline, Jacquelyn, Jacquelyne in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacquelynn, Jaquelin, Jaqueline, Jaquelyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jacalyn and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Caralyn, Jacelyn, Jackleen, Jacklynn, Jaclynn, Jaelyn, Jalyn, Jamilyn, Janalyn, Janalynn, Jaslyn, Jaslynn, Jasolin, Jazlyn, Jazlynn, Jazzalyn, Jazzlyn, Jeralyn, Jeslyn, Jessalyn, Jesslyn, Jocelin, Jocelyn, Jocelyne, Jocelynn, Joclyn, Jonalyn, Josalyn, Josalynn, Joscelyn, Joselyn, Josilyn, Joslyn, Jossalyn, Josslyn, Joycelyn, Jozlyn, Karalyn, Laralyn, Madalyn, Maralyn, Saralyn and Taralyn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jacalyn.

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