GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: French, English
PRONOUNCED: ZHAK-LEEN (French), JAK-ə-leen (English), JAK-ə-lin (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

French feminine form of JACQUES, also commonly used in the English-speaking world.


authors, first ladies of the USA, Gundam characters, House of Cards US characters, Roseanne characters, Simpsons characters, Stephen King characters, Tomb Raider characters
DIMINUTIVES: Jacquette (French), Jaci, Jacki, Jackie, Jaki, Jakki (English), Jacqui (English (British))
MASCULINE FORMS: Jacques, Jacky (French), Jacob, James, Jaycob, Jaymes (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Zhaklina (Bulgarian), Žaklina (Croatian), Jacobine, Bine (Danish), Jacoba, Jacobina, Jacobine, Jacomina, Coba (Dutch), Giacoma, Giacomina (Italian), Zhaklina (Macedonian), Jacobine (Norwegian), Żaklina (Polish), Jaqueline (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Jamesina (Scottish), Žaklina (Serbian)
Entry updated July 2, 2017