Meaning and name origin
Jacqueline \j(a)-cqueli-ne, jac-que-line\ as a girl's name is pronounced JAK-kwa-lin, jak-LEEN, zhak-LEEN, ZHAK-ah-leen, JAK-ah-lin, JAK-lin. It is of French and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jacqueline is "he who supplants". Feminine of Jacques, the French version of James and Jacob. First used in Britain in the 17th century. First Lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis, whose family was from French origin, was popularly called Jackie. Actresses Jaclyn Smith, Jacqueline Bisset.
Jacqueline has 51 variant forms: Jacalin, Jacalyn, Jacalynn, Jackalin, Jackalinne, Jackelyn, Jacketta, Jackette, Jacki, Jackie, Jacklin, Jacklyn, Jacklynne, Jackqueline, Jacky, Jaclin, Jaclyn, Jacolyn, Jacqi, Jacqlyn, Jacqualine, Jacqualyn, Jacquel, Jacquelean, Jacqueleen, Jacquelin, Jacquelina, Jacquella, Jacquelle, Jacquelyn, Jacquelyne, Jacquelynn, Jacquelynne, Jacquenetta, Jacquenette, Jacquetta, Jacquette, Jacqui, Jacquine, Jaculine, Jakleen, Jaklyn, Jaquelin, Jaqueline, Jaquelyn, Jaquelynn, Jaquith, Zakelina, Zacqueline, Zhakelina and Zhaqueline.
Jacqueline is a very popular first name for females (#86 out of 4276, Top 2%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jacqueline for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jacqueline and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jacqueline (#246), Jacquelyn, Jaquelin, Jaqueline, Jacquelin, Jacalyn, Jaclyn, Jackie, James and Jacklyn. (2014 statistics).