What does Jackie mean?
Jackie [jack-ie] as a girls' name (also used more widely as boys' name Jackie) is pronounced JAK-ee. Diminutive and pet form of Jacqueline. Also used as an independent name in the 20th century, most notably by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.
Associated with: 20th century (modern).
1 masculine form: Jack.Creative forms:
(female) Jackki, Jaie, ..
(male) Jackan, .. Middle name pairings:
Jackie Nayla (J.N.), ..
How popular is Jackie?
Jackie is a very prominent first name for women (#235 out of 4276, Top 5%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#72237 out of 150436, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Jackie entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its apex position of #148 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Jacqueline (#258 from recent data), Jaclyn (#1445), Jacque, Jacquie, Jacklyn, Jacki and Hyacinth are the prominent alternative forms of Jackie. These forms of Jackie reached the height of their popularity 35 years ago (median #1137) and have become significantly less common since (#1712, 83% less usage), with versions like Jacqueline becoming somewhat dated.
Jackie▼ is pronounced similarly to Jakiya. Other suggested similar names are Beckie, Cacie, Dacie, Jacee, Jacey, Jaci, Jacie, Jacine, Jacy, Jaicee, Jaimie▼, Jamie▼, Jammie, Janie▼, Jannie▼, Jaycee▲, Jaycie, Jaymie, Jaynie, Jessie▼, Joci, Jocia, Josie▲, Joycie, Kacie▼, Lacie, Macie▲, Malkie, Markie, Mickie, Nickie, Rickie, Ryckie, Tacie and Vickie▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jackie.See names in meaning and etymology.