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All about the name Jackson

English Origin
"Son Of Jack/John"
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What does the name Jackson mean? The meaning of the name Jackson is Son Of Jack/John. The origin of the name Jackson is English. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Alternate spellings: Jaxson
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Name Notes:

Jackson is a name with English origins. The name of Jackson is Son of Jack. The most common variation of the name Jackson is Jaxson. Nicknames include Jack, Jax, and Jay.

The use of surnames as given names is more common in the southern region of the United States. Many babies were named after Andrew Jackson, an American general and president. Lately, it may be having more popularity given Jackson Duggar (19 Kids and Counting).

Jackson Browne is a singer whose first name is actually Clyde. Jackson Pollock is an American artist known for his abstract artwork. Jackson Rathbone is a feature actor in the Twilight Series. There is a writer known as Jaxon, whose birth name was Jack Edward Jackson.

Fictional characters named Jackson include Jackson Teller (Sons of Anarchy), Jackson Avery (Grey’s Anatomy) and Jackson Kenner (The Originals).

People who like the name Jackson also like names that are two syllables and from English origins.

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Songs about Jackson
Jackson - Joaquin Phoenix (Walk the Line Soundtrack)
Jackson - Johnny Cash
Jackson - Nancy Sinatra