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Jacalyn Meaning

    

Quick Facts

Name:

Jacalyn

Gender:

Girl

Pronunciation:

Ja-ca-lyn

No. Of Syllables:

3

No. Of Letters:

7

Origin & Meaning

The name Jacalyn is of French origin.

The meaning of Jacalyn is "supplanter".  

Popularity

In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 girls were given the name.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Jacalyn Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Jacalyn has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Jacalyn to other names.

Numerology

What will your new little Jacalyn be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

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Related Names

Jacalyn is a form of the name Jacqueline.

Other Tidbits

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Jacalyn in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Jacalyn.

Just for fun, see the name Jacalyn in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Jacalyn in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

French names have similar origins to those of other old-world European nations. They are often derivations of place names or trade names, or have their basis in history, mythology, religion or nature. They may also be created names.

The popularity of hyphenated names is a unique feature of French given names. For example Paul-Henri or Anne-Marie. A hyphenated name is considered a single unit first name, not separate first and middle names. Hyphenated names may be of the same or different genders. The first part of the name will always indicate the holder's gender.

Masculine names may be made feminine with the addition of -e, -ette, or -ine as suffixes.