Pronunciation:JAK eh lin; JAK eh leen

Variations:Jacquelean, Jacqueleen, Jacquelyn

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About Jacqueline

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Emma is an eternally lovely name that sounds timeless and elegant. This name is perfect for parents looking for something that will stand the test of time.

Detailed Meaning

Jacqueline is the feminine diminutive form of Jacques, the French version of James.

Famous People With This Name

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was the wife of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy and was First Lady until he was assassinated in 1963. Jacqueline Wilson is a British writer, known for her many children’s books. Jacqueline Kim is a Korean-American actress known for her role in “Xena: Warrior Princess.”

Possible Nicknames

Nicknames for Jacqueline include: Jack, Jackie, Jacky or Jacqui.

Related Names

Jacqueline can also be spelt Jacquelean, Jacqueleen and Jacquelyn.

Stories Featuring This Name

Jacqueline Bouvier is Marge Simpson’s mother on “The Simpsons.” Jacqueline “Jackie” Tyler is Rose Tyler’s mother on the BBC show, “Doctor Who.” Jacqueline “Jacqui” McQueen was a long running character in the British soap opera, “Hollyoaks.”

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