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Definitions for Jackson
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

Wikipedia

  1. Jackson

    Jackson is a song written in 1963 by Billy Edd Wheeler and Jerry Leiber and first recorded by Wheeler. It is best known from two 1967 releases: a pop hit single by Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood, which reached number 14 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 39 Easy Listening, and a country hit single by Johnny Cash and June Carter, which reached number two on the Billboard Country Singles chart and has become more appreciated by non-country audiences in recent years as a result of Cash's continued popularity and its use in the 2011 film The Help.

ChatGPT

  1. jackson

    Jackson is a common surname of English and Scottish origin, meaning "son of Jack." It's also often used as a male given name. Several famous personalities, like President Andrew Jackson and pop star Michael Jackson, bear this name. It's also the name of numerous places in the United States, including the capital city of Mississippi. In broader context, Jackson can refer to various entities such as companies, organizations, or even art, music or culture related to individuals named Jackson. The interpretation often depends on the context in which it is used.

Wikidata

  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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  1. jackson

    Song lyrics by jackson -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by jackson on the Lyrics.com website.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Jackson

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

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. JACKSON

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Jackson is ranked #19 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Jackson surname appeared 708,099 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 240 would have the surname Jackson.

    53% or 375,576 total occurrences were Black.
    39.8% or 282,461 total occurrences were White.
    3.1% or 22,093 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.5% or 17,702 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1% or 7,506 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.3% or 2,762 total occurrences were Asian.

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. Oprah Winfrey:

    For me, this moment transcends Michael Jackson.

  2. Meghan Markle .:

    From my standpoint, its not new to see this undercurrent of racism and certainly unconscious bias, but I think to see the changes that are being made right now is really its something I look forward to being a part of, and being part of using my voice in a way that I havent been able to of late. So, yeah, its good to be home. Meghan Markle . AND PRINCE Prince Harry RELOCATE TO NEW HOME After announcing in March they would be stepping back as senior members of Prince Harry andMarkle relocatedto Canada, Prince Prince Harry andMarkle relocatedto Canada then to California with their one-year-old son Archie. They haverecently moved intoa placein Santa Barbara, a representativefor the couple previously confirmed to Fox News. Meghan Markle ., Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex completed their royal duties in March 2020. ( Chris Jackson/Getty Images).

  3. Minnesota Vikings:

    Our entire Vikings family is saddened by the news of Tarvaris Jackson being taken from us too soon, one of Tarvaris' greatest attributes was his positive outlook and approach. He genuinely cared about others, was a good friend and will be missed by family, teammates, and Vikings fans everywhere.

  4. Maria Teresa Kumar:

    Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is extraordinarily well qualified for a seat on the Supreme Court, just as importantly, Maria Teresa Kumar nomination represents a profoundly important step towards creating a court that reflects the diversity of this country. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP Maria Teresa Kumar continued :.

  5. Rod Rosenstein:

    One of the difficulties Robert Jackson faced was what Robert Jackson called the' unpleasant duty' of responding to congressional inquiries.

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