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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 23 Views | 🔊 15 Pronunciations
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Gender: Male

Origin: French

Meaning: Supplanter

Pronunciation: zhahk, /ʒɑːk/, ZH AA K

Popularity Rank: #1,196

On this page:

  • 1. Jacques Meaning
  • 2. Jacques Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Jacques
  • 4. Translations of Jacques
  • 5. Jacques Name Popularity
  • 6. Jacques popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Jacques
  • 8. Latest News about Jacques
  • 9. Jacques Name Poster
  • 10. Names similar to Jacques

Jacques Meaning

Derived from the Latin name Iacobus, meaning supplanter. It is the French form of Jacob, a name that dates back to biblical times. Jacques is a popular name in French-speaking countries.

Jacques also means "Supplanter, French Form of Jacob Supplanter, He who Supplants".

Jacques is commonly found in France, South Africa, Belgium, and 87 more countries.

Jacques Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: zhahk

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ʒɑːk/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: ZH AA K

ZH: Pronounce as in "measure" (M EH ZH ER)

AA: Pronounce as in "father" (AA F TH ER)

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Jacques Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Jacques is recorded 54,949 times globally, ranking it as the 1,196th most common name worldwide.

Jacques is most prevalent in France, with 31,430 occurrences, making it the 103th most popular name in the country.

In France, the name Jacques is found among 1 in every 41 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Jacques Popularity by Country

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France#1031 : 41
South Africa#1601 : 268
Belgium#1341 : 83
Cameroon#851 : 195
United States of America#1,8441 : 931
Netherlands#5621 : 228
Canada#4671 : 288
Switzerland#3551 : 249
United Kingdom#2,0781 : 1,275
Italy#4,2881 : 3,448
Germany#2,6021 : 1,951
Mauritius#5661 : 668
Chile#2,5351 : 3,494
Spain#3,8831 : 3,848
Brazil#3,9701 : 5,010
Luxembourg#1921 : 231
Israel#3,3981 : 2,159
Morocco#6,0331 : 7,020
Namibia#4021 : 1,054
Lebanon#1,8681 : 1,896
Palestine#4,3691 : 3,648
Oman#6,8411 : 9,076
Malaysia#13,8221 : 29,273
United Arab Emirates#11,0101 : 18,093
Tunisia#7,4081 : 10,788
Hong Kong#5,1161 : 8,839
Ireland#2,0371 : 2,065
Denmark#1,2831 : 1,988
Angola#1,0341 : 5,663
Nigeria#12,6891 : 28,285
Portugal#2,4221 : 3,868
Kuwait#9,4491 : 17,614
Saudi Arabia#47,4171 : 82,634
Singapore#8,3361 : 17,656
Colombia#24,3391 : 42,988
Mexico#18,1251 : 32,171
Peru#14,0381 : 35,355
Qatar#10,2981 : 19,785
Costa Rica#4,3341 : 6,117
China#2,4721 : 6,621
Sweden#3,5381 : 4,523

List of countries the name Jacques is rarely found

Jacques popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Jacques from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Jacques

  • Jacques (Jac) van Rees
    Jacques (Jac) van Rees is a Painter from Australia.
  • Jacques (Jacob) Milkin
    Jacques (Jacob) Milkin is a Painter from France.
  • Jacques (musicien)
    Jacques (musicien) is a Singer from France.
  • Jacques Abady is a Writer from United Kingdom.
  • Jacques Abardonado is a Football from France.
  • Jacques Abeille is a Writer from France.
  • Jacques Abraham is a Lawyer from Germany.
  • Jacques Abraham is a Lawyer from France.
  • Jacques Abram is a Pianist from US.
  • Jacques Abramoff is a Business from Uzbekistan.
  • Jacques Acar is a Artist from Belgium.
  • Jacques Accambray is a Hammer_thrower from France.
  • Jacques Adam is a Translator from France.
  • Jacques Adhémar de Monteil
    Jacques Adhémar de Monteil is a Prelate from Old (before year 509 AD) France.
  • Jacques Adiahénot
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  • Jacques Adnet is a Architect from France.
  • Jacques Adolphe Charles Rovers is a Historian from Netherlands.
  • Jacques Adrien Lavieille is a Engraver from France.
  • Jacques Adélaïde-Merlande
    Jacques Adélaïde-Merlande is a Historian from France.
  • Jacques Affre-Saint-Rome
    Jacques Affre-Saint-Rome is a Politician from France.
  • Jacques Agnant is a Music from Haiti.
  • Jacques Aigrain is a Economist from Switzerland.
  • Jacques Albert is a Engineer from Canada.
  • Jacques Albert Brion is a Architect from France.
  • Jacques Alberto Ngwem is a Football from Cameroon.
  • Jacques Alberts is a Player from South Africa.
  • Jacques Albrespic is a Composer from France.
  • Jacques Aleaume is a Mathematician from France.
  • Jacques Aletti is a Athletic from France.
  • Jacques Alexandre is a Journalist from France.
  • Jacques Alexandre Bixio is a Physician from France.
  • Jacques Alexandre Romeuf is a Officer from France.
  • Jacques Alexandre de Gourlade is a Administrator from France.
  • Jacques Alexandria Samossoud is a Composer from Russia.
  • Jacques Alexis de Verteuil is a Governor from France.
  • Jacques Alfred Brielman is a Painter from France.
  • Jacques Alfred van Muyden is a Painter from Switzerland.
  • Jacques Aliamet is a Printmaker from France.
  • Jacques Alingue is a Basket from France.
  • Jacques Allard (militaire)
    Jacques Allard (militaire) is a Militar from France.
  • Jacques Allard (voile)
    Jacques Allard (voile) is a Skipper from France.
  • Jacques Allard (écrivain)
    Jacques Allard (écrivain) is a Writer from Canada.
  • Jacques Alleman is a Architect from France.
  • Jacques Allier is a Bank from France.
  • Jacques Allières
    Jacques Allières is a Writer from France.
  • Jacques Allégret
    Jacques Allégret is a Urban_planner from France.
  • Jacques Almain is a Theologian from France.
  • Jacques Almira is a Writer from France.
  • Jacques Alméras
    Jacques Alméras is a Driver from France.
  • Jacques Alric is a Actor from France.

📰 Latest News about Jacques

Stay updated with the most recent news about Jacques. Read on to catch up with Jacques's latest headlines

Last Updated: May 31, 2024 06:09 AM (GMT + 5.30)

  • Princess Charlene joined by twins Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella in new photo - HOLA! USA
    Source: HOLA! USA | Published on: May 30, 2024
  • Jacques Nienaber hits back at accusations that Leinster 'mocked' World Rugby with waterboy loophole - planetrugby.com
    Source: planetrugby.com | Published on: May 29, 2024
  • The gonzo trans Mexican drug lord musical 'Emilia Perez' lights up Cannes - The Associated Press
    Source: The Associated Press | Published on: May 19, 2024
  • 'Emilia Perez' Review: Selena Gomez Stars in Jacques Audiard Musical - IndieWire
    Source: IndieWire | Published on: May 18, 2024
  • Emilia Perez review – Jacques Audiard's gangster trans musical barrels along in style - The Guardian
    Source: The Guardian | Published on: May 18, 2024
  • 'Emilia Pérez' Review: Zoe Saldaña, Selena Gomez and the Divine Karla Sofia Gascón Light Up Jacques Audiard's ... - Hollywood Reporter
    Source: Hollywood Reporter | Published on: May 18, 2024
  • ‘Emilia Pérez’ Review: Jacques Audiard’s Musical Is Crazy, But Also A Marvel – Cannes Film Festival - Deadline
    Source: Deadline | Published on: May 18, 2024
  • Selena Gomez, Zoe Saldaña Deliver Cannes’ First Hit With Trans Gangster Musical ‘Emilia Perez’ - Hollywood Reporter
    Source: Hollywood Reporter | Published on: May 18, 2024
  • Dolphins face big decision on QB Tua Tagovailoa's contract - ESPN
    Source: ESPN | Published on: May 16, 2024
  • Majority control of Dolphins 'not for sale,' source says - ESPN
    Source: ESPN | Published on: May 01, 2024

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