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Origin

  • Old English, Scottish, American, Chinese

Meaning/history

  • son of Jack,
  • God has been gracious

Nicknames

  • Jax

Interesting Jacksons

  • Jackson Brodie from Kate Atkinson books,
  • jackson browne,
  • Jackson Pollock,
  • Jackson Rathbone,
  • Michael Jackson

Unfortunate Jacksons

Jackson goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

When I hear Jackson
I think of...

  • Johnny Cash song,
  • Dylan McDermott's character and the baby Jackson Junior from the Film Steel Magnolias,
  • Jackson (Jax) Teller from Sons of Anarchy,
  • I think of Michael Jackson,
  • I'm sorry Miss Jackson
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