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Name Jacqueline

Meaning:Yahweh may protect; holder of the heel; supplanterTools:

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About the name Jacqueline in particular

Languages of use:French
Diminutives:Jackie, Jacky
Topics:Asteroid 1017 Jacqueline, discovered 1924, diameter 37.65 km, period 7.87 years
US 2012 rank:#243     ... 241:Sienna, 242:Esther, 243:Jacqueline, 244:Emerson, 245:Arabella ...     Full US 2012 list
Similarly written:Jaqueline, Jacquelyn     Details
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About Jacob/Jacqueline/Jakoba, the group of names with the same origin as Jacqueline

Meaning/translation:Yahweh may protect; holder of the heel; supplanter
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, male:original, etymological meaning might be He (God) may protect
 but already in the Old Testament the name is interpreted as holder of the heel or supplanter
 in the Old Testament Jacob is a son of Isaac and the father of 12 sons who will found the 12 tribes of Israel
 during birth Jacob held the heel of his twin brother Esau for becoming the first-born (thus the given name interpretations)
 in the New Testament James the Elder and James the Younger are two disciples of Jesus
Words:yahweh = (the name of God) (name of the one God according to the Old Testament)  Hebrew
 aqeb = the heel  Hebrew
 aqab = to supplant, to cheat  Hebrew
Topics:12 Apostles, Interesting, Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Jacob USA 2012,  1:Diego Mexico 2007,  1:Jakub Poland 2012,  1:Thiago Buenos Aires 2010,  2:James England+Wales 1994,  2:Jokubas Lithuania 2011,  3:Jakob Slovenia 2012,  4:Diogo Portugal 2008,  4:Jacqueline England+Wales 1964,  5:Tiago Portugal 2008
Somehow related to:Jahwe
Old/original forms:Iacobus Latin, Iacomus Latin, Iakobos Old Greek, Yaakov Hebrew
Name variants:Giacoma, Jackie, Jacklyn, Jacky, Jaclyn, Jacqueline, Jacquelyn, Jaime, Jaimie, Jakoba, Jakobea, Jakobine, Jami, Jamie, Jaqueline, Jaslyn, Jayme, Jazlyn, Jazlynn, Jazzlyn, Coby, Diego, Diogo, Giacobbe, Giacomo, Iacopo, Iago, Jaakko, Jaap, Jachen, Jacob, Jacobo, Jacopo, Jacques, Jago, Jaime, Jak, Jaka, Jake, Jakob, Jakobe, Jakobus, Jakow, Jakub, James, Jamie, Jankel, Jascha, Jaycob, Jeppe, Jim, Jimi, Jimmie, Jimmy, Jokubas, Kimo, Köbi, Koby, Lapo, Seamus, Seumas, Thiago, Tiago, Yaakob, Yago, Yakup, Yankel, Yaqub   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Jacqueline

Austria1999 44
England+Wales decades1984 95,  1974 50,  1964 41954 13,  1944 25,  1934 93
Mexico2010 70,  2009 63,  2008 48
Switzerland1997 173
USA decades2000-2009 104,  1990-1999 75,  1980-1989 57,  1970-1979 85,  1960-1969 51
USA yearly2012 243,  2011 200,  2010 171,  2009 162,  2008 152,  2007 131,  2006 118,  2005 116,  2004 108,  2003 99,  2002 81,  2001 70,  2000 641999 81,  1998 95,  1997 77,  1996 69,  1995 70,  1994 65
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