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ˈdʒæk sənjack·son

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jackson, Glenda Jacksonnoun

    English film actress who later became a member of British Parliament (born in 1936)

  2. Jackson, Michael Jackson, Michael Joe Jacksonnoun

    United States singer who began singing with his four brothers and later became a highly successful star during the 1980s (born in 1958)

  3. Jackson, Mahalia Jacksonnoun

    United States singer who did much to popularize gospel music (1911-1972)

  4. Jackson, Jesse Jackson, Jesse Louis Jacksonnoun

    United States civil rights leader who led a national campaign against racial discrimination and ran for presidential nomination (born in 1941)

  5. Jackson, Helen Hunt Jackson, Helen Maria Fiske Hunt Jacksonnoun

    United States writer of romantic novels about the unjust treatment of Native Americans (1830-1885)

  6. Jackson, Thomas Jackson, Thomas J. Jackson, Thomas Jonathan Jackson, Stonewall Jacksonnoun

    general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War whose troops at the first Battle of Bull Run stood like a stone wall (1824-1863)

  7. Jackson, Andrew Jackson, Old Hickorynoun

    7th president of the US; successfully defended New Orleans from the British in 1815; expanded the power of the presidency (1767-1845)

  8. Jacksonnoun

    a town in western Wyoming

  9. Jacksonnoun

    a town in western Tennessee

  10. Jackson, capital of Mississippinoun

    capital of the state of Mississippi on the Pearl River

  11. Jacksonnoun

    a town in south central Michigan

Wiktionary

  1. Jacksonnoun

    transferred from the surname.

  2. Jacksonnoun

    Andrew Jackson, President of the United States (1829-1837).

  3. Jacksonnoun

    Michael Jackson, singer and entertainer (1958-2009).

  4. Jacksonnoun

    The capital of Mississippi.

  5. Jacksonnoun

    A 20-dollar banknote

Freebase

  1. Jackson

    Jackson is the capital of the U.S. state of Mississippi. Located south of the Yazoo River, it is considered to be the southern border of the Mississippi Delta. Jackson is the most populous city in Mississippi, and is one of two county seats of Hinds County, with the town of Raymond being the other. The population of the city declined from 184,256 at the 2000 census to 173,514 at the 2010 census. The 2010 census ascribed a population of 539,057 to the five-county Jackson metropolitan area. The current slogan for the city is "Jackson, Mississippi: City with Soul." Jackson is ranked 3rd out of America's 100 largest metro areas for the best "Bang For Your Buck" city according to Forbes magazine. The study measured overall affordability, housing rates, and more. The city is named after Andrew Jackson, who was a general at the time of the naming but later became president of the United States. The city is the anchor of the Metro area. USS Jackson will be the first ship of the United States Navy to be named in honor of the city.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Jackson

    1, a prosperous manufacturing city (21) in Michigan, U.S.A., on the Grand River, 70 m. W. of Detroit; has various mills, iron-works, breweries, &c., and bituminous coal-mines on its outskirts. 2, A cotton market-town (10), capital of Madison County, Tennessee, on the South Fork of the Forked Deer River, 107 m. SE. of Cairo, Illinois.

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Etymology and Origins

  1. Jackson

    The name of a river and several towns of the United States, after General Andrew Jackson, the seventh President.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Jackson' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4410

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jackson in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jackson in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Jackson in a Sentence

  1. Jim Callis:

    This isnt Bo Jackson showing up and here, well pitch you the ball and you outrun everybody, or Deion Sanders helicoptering in and his great speed, coverage skills, when youre a quarterback, you have to put in hours and hours of study running an offense. ... You cant play both sports when youre a quarterback. I think if he wants to play quarterback, which appears to be his greatest love, there cant be any question that hes 100 percent football.

  2. Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed:

    If we were changing this name from Jefferson Davis Avenue to Stonewall Jackson Avenue, would that still be an issue ? what are we trying to preserve here ? I think those are the questions that many of our leaders at the state level have to answer.

  3. Sage Rosenfels:

    During 2 training camps I competed with Tarvaris Jackson for the starting spot with the Vikings before Favre arrived both seasons, for two guys fighting for the same job, we got along exceptionally well. TJack loved his family and teammates, and they loved him back. RIP # 7.

  4. Roger Stone:

    Roger Stone replied that Roger Stone was doing everything possible to address the issues at the highest level of Government. Pentagon Papers showe the extent of the FBIs surveillance, which included monitoring essentially all of Stones Apple services, from email to browsing history. Utility bills, address books, WhatsApp messages -- all were also under the bureaus review. Additionally, records illustrate the Trump campaigns curiosity about what information WikiLeaks was going to make public -- and reinforce Robert Muellers conclusion that the Donald Trump team didnt conspire with WikiLeaks or Russian hackers to obtain the materials.Former White House adviser Steve Bannon told Robert Muellers team under questioning that Steve Bannon had asked Stone about WikiLeaks because Robert Muellers had heard that Roger Stone had a channel to Assange, and he was hoping for more releases of damaging information. Muellers investigation identifiedcontacts during the 2016 campaign between Donald Trump associates and Russians, but did not identify any conspiracy to tip the outcome of the presidential election. The lengthy investigation fueled numerous conspiracy theories that aired regularly on MSNBC and CNN, as well as in print inThe Washington Post, The Huffington Post, and elsewhere. FILE - This Feb. 21, 2019, file courtroom sketch shows former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone talking from the witness stand as prosecution attorney Jonathan Kravis, standing left, Stone's attorney Bruce Rogow, third from right, and Judge Amy Berman Jackson listen, during a court hearing at the U.S. District Courthouse in Washington. Jonathan Kravis will run a new public corruption unit at the District of Columbia Office of the Attorney General, which has jurisdiction over juvenile offenses as well as misdemeanor crimes. ( Dana Verkouteren via Associated Press, File) In a statement Tuesday, Roger Stone acknowledged that the search warrant affidavits contain private communication, but insisted that they prove no crimes. I have no trepidation about their release as they confirm there was no illegal activity and certainly no Russian collusion by me during the 2016 Election.

  5. Josh Hawley:

    There's just no other way to put it, their agenda is pro-criminal and is pro-crime, and you can see this in the hearings that we had last week with Judge Jackson.

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