SOURCE: Given Name
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: JAK-sən  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "son of JACK". A famous bearer of this name was American president Andrew Jackson (1767-1845). Another famous bearer was the singer Michael Jackson (1958-2009).

Related Names

OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hovanesian, Hovhannisyan (Armenian), Ivanov (Bulgarian), Ivanović (Croatian), Janiček (Czech), Johannessen, Johansen, Johnsen (Danish), Jans, Jansen, Jansens, Jansing, Jansingh, Jansink, Janson, Janssen, Janssens, Janzen, Yancy (Dutch), Jans, Janson, Janz (German), Giannopoulos, Ioannidis (Greek), Jóhannsson (Icelandic), Mallon, Malone, Mollown, Ó Maoil Eoin (Irish), Jansons (Latvian), Jonaitis (Lithuanian), Ivanov, Ivanovski (Macedonian), Jansen, Johannessen, Johansen, Johnsen (Norwegian), Ionescu (Romanian), Ivanov (Russian), Jack (Scottish), Ivanović, Jovanović (Serbian), Janson, Jansson, Johansson, Johnsson (Swedish), Ivanov (Ukrainian), Bevan, Evans, Jones (Welsh)


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Entry updated October 11, 2012