Origin:British
Popularity:21
Meaning:God is gracious
Jack is a masculine British name meaning “God is gracious.” This name came about in medieval England as a variation of John and Jacob. Jack is a classic name that is also thought to have Celtic origins from the Ancient British Yakkios meaning “healthy” and “strong,” making it an excellent choice for raising baby full of energy and vitality.

Famous People Named Jack

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  • Jack Black
    Actor
  • Jack Dempsey
    Boxer
  • Jack Fisher
    Baseball Player
  • Jack Johnson
    Singer
  • Jack Kerouac
    Author
  • Jack Kirby
    Artist, Author
  • Jack Nicholson
    Actor
  • Jack White
    Guitarist

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Source: Social Security Administration

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