Jaqueline is a French baby girl’s name and a variant spelling of Jacqueline. It means “supplanter”. Jaqueline is a classic girl’s name even if this spelling is less common.

Meaning of the name Jaqueline:

French: supplanter

Origin of the name Jaqueline:

Jaqueline is a French baby girl’s name that means “supplanter”. It is the French feminine diminutive of Jacques. It derives from the Hebrew name Jacob.

Symbolism of the name Jaqueline:

Jaqueline has a namesake in the Tulip Jacqueline. The plant is a unique deep red tulip with a bell-shaped flower.

Style of the name Jaqueline:


Gender of the name Jaqueline:

Jaqueline is a girl's baby name.

Pronunciation of the name Jaqueline:

JAK-ə-lin, JAK-wə-lin, JAK-ə-leen

Number of syllables in the name Jaqueline:


Emotion evoked from the name Jaqueline:

Jaqueline evokes feelings of maturity and confidence.

Alternative spellings for the name Jaqueline:

Jacklyn, Jaclyn, Jacqueline, Jacquelyn, Jackalyn, Jaquelyn

Nicknames for the name Jaqueline:

Popularity of the name Jaqueline:

According to the Social Security Administration, Jaqueline is a popular baby girl’s name. Jaqueline appeared in the top 1000 baby names list from 1985 to 2012. It peaked at #268 in 2000.

Related names for the name Jaqueline:

Great middle names for the name Jaqueline and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Jaqueline:

  • Jaqueline Maria Pereira de Carvalho (Brazilian volleyball player)
  • Jaqueline Mourão (Brazilian Olympic cyclist and skier)
  • Jaqueline de Paula (Brazilian basketball player)
  • Jaqueline Ferreira (Brazilian Olympic weightlifter)
  • Jaqueline “Jacky” Tyrwhitt (Anglo-Greek landscape architect)

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