Jacqueline meaning

jakwəlin, jakəlin
(person, proper) A feminine name: dim. Jackie, Jacky.
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A female given name.
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Origin of jacqueline

  • French feminine diminutive form of Jacques (= James). From Hebrew יעקב (Ya‘akov), from the Hebrew root עקב (‘akev), heel, because Jacob was born just behind Esau, and was grasping Esau’s heel in an effort to prevent him from being born first.

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