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Jackson Meaning

    

What does Jackson mean?

The name Jackson is of English origin.

The meaning of Jackson is "son of Jack".

Jackson is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Jac-kson.

The Given Name Jackson

Transferred use of the surname.

Jackson is a name with authenticness.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Alternate names include Jakson, Jaxen, Jaxon, Jaxsen, Jaxson, Jaxxon.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Jackson Martinez, Jackson Pollock, and Jackson Rathbone.

Jackson Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 20 in baby name popularity for boys with 10,356 occurrences. It ranked 5,077 in baby name popularity for girls with 26 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 17 in baby name popularity for boys with 11,262 occurrences. It ranked 5,183 in baby name popularity for girls with 26 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Jackson has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Jackson Name Popularity Page.

Jackson Related Names

Variants of the name Jackson include Jakson, Jaxen, Jaxon, Jaxsen, Jaxson, Jaxxon.

Famous Jacksons

  • Jackson Martinez ~ Soccer Player
  • Jackson Pollock ~ Artist
  • Jackson Rathbone ~ Actor

Jackson Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Jackson.

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Jackson Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Jackson.

Just for fun, see the name Jackson 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 Jackson in Nautical Flags page.