What does Jackie mean?
Jackie [jack-ie] as a name for boys is of Old English and Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of Jackie is "God is gracious; he who supplants; son of Jack". Jackie is an alternate form of Jack (Old English, Hebrew): name based on John (Hebrew). Jackie is also a derivative of Jackson (Old English): American President Andrew Jackson. Jackie is also used as a variation of Jacob (Hebrew).
32 more alternative forms via Jack, Jackson, Jacob, John: Jackman, Jackob, Jacksen, Jaco, Jacobi, Jacobo, Jacoby, Jacopo, Jacq, Jacqin, Jacques, Jacquet, Jacson, Jaime, Jak, Jake, Jakeb, Jakob▼, Jakobe, Jakov, Jakub, Jamesie, Jamie▼, Jancsi, Janko, Janne, Jayme, Jenkin, Jimmie▼, Jock, Johnie▼ and Jonnie.
1 feminine form: Jacqueline.Creative forms:
(male) Jackan, Jarie, ..
(female) Jackki, .. Middle name pairings:
Jackie Aden (J.A.), ..
How popular is Jackie?
Jackie is a very popular first name for men (#306 out of 1220, Top 25%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#72237 out of 150436, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Jackie was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its peak rank of #117 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, and is currently at #1725. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Jackie (#1725 from recent data) are Jack (#40 from recent data), Jackson (#17), Jacky, Jacob (#4), Jacobi (#1317), Jacobo, Jacoby (#655), Jacques (#1713), Jaime (#485), Jake (#205), Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob (#523), Jakobe (#1174), Jakub (#1690), Jamie (#821), Jayme, Jimmie, Jock, John (#26), Johnie and Jonnie. These forms of Jackie were favored by parents 135 years ago (average #1425) and have become significantly less popular since (#1234, 70% less usage), with versions like Jackie becoming less trendy. John has been the most prevalent, though Jacob is now the preferred form.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Archie▼, Bailie, Barnie, Buckie, Dandie, Dickie▼, Frankie▼, Gabbie, Gardie, Garvie, Hackit, Harlie, Heckie, Hocklie (see Hockley), Ikie, Jabin, Jacan, Jace▲, Jacen, Jacey, Jachim, Jachin, Jacot, Jacque, Jacy, Jae, Jaelin, Jai, Jaice, Jaide, Jaidin, Jailin, Jaimie, Jair, Jakim, Jalil, Jamaine, Jamil, Jamile, Jamin, Jardine, Jarid, Jarvee, Jarvis▼, Jase, Javi, Jayce▲, Jaycee, Jaye, Jaymie, Jeffie, Jemmie, Jerrie, Jessie▼, Joachim, Kasie, Lacie, Lannie, Larie, Laurie, Mackie, Malakie, Mannie, Massie, Maurie, Nickie, Parrie, Paulie, Randie, Rickie▼, Sachie, Sandie, Skie, Wallie and Zackie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jackie.See names in meaning and etymology.