Jack

Boy

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Origin

  • Hebrew,
  • English

Meaning/history

  • The lord is gracious,
  • Short form of jackin (itself derived from jankin), a medieval diminutive of john

Nicknames

  • John,
  • Jackie,
  • Jax,
  • Jay,
  • Jacky,
  • Pedo gregory

Interesting Jacks

  • Jack straw,
  • Jack bauer,
  • Captain jack harkness,
  • Jack sparrow,
  • Jack white,
  • Jack black,
  • Jack frost,
  • Jack lemmon

Unfortunate Jacks

  • Jack the ripper,
  • Jack gregory

Jack goes well with...

  • Thomas,
  • Nooo,
  • James,
  • Siblings: jill, chloe,
  • William,
  • Maisie,
  • Schuyler, camilla, saskia,
  • Lola,
  • Alexander,
  • Sarah,
  • Riley,
  • Zadie

When I hear Jack I think of...

  • Dependable, reliable, honest, salt of the earth,
  • The opposite of the first suggestion! unreliable, selfish and mildly psychotic,
  • Cool, confident,
  • Caring of animals and a great friend,
  • My shining light,
  • Solid and dependable,
  • Common as muck,
  • Troublemaker,
  • Adhd,
  • Handsome,
  • Funny,
  • Full of character,
  • Loving,
  • Charming,
  • Overused and dull,
  • A strong boy,
  • Scarecrows,
  • Parents with no imagination whatsoever,
  • Strong, uncomplicated, fun and happy.,
  • Naughty,
  • Chose the name before it became popular,
  • A strong name,
  • Overused and dull,
  • A nonce

The Mumsnet verdict on Jack

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Jack's biscuit choice will be...

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Duchy Originals

0 %

Choco Leibniz

4 %

Stem ginger organic wheat-frees

0 %

Chocolate HobNobs

20 %

Jaffa cakes

16 %

Fox's Party Rings

12 %

Garibaldis

4 %

Fig rolls

8 %

Rich tea fingers

16 %

Custard creams

20 %

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