What does Jacksonville mean?

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ˈdʒæk sənˌvɪlJack·sonville

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jacksonville(noun)

    Florida's largest city; a port and important commercial center in northeastern Florida

Wiktionary

  1. Jacksonville(ProperNoun)

    Name for a number of cities and towns in the United States, including the largest city in Florida.

Freebase

  1. Jacksonville

    Jacksonville is the largest city in the U.S. state of Florida by population and the largest city by area in the contiguous United States. It is the county seat of Duval County, with which the city government consolidated in 1968. Consolidation gave Jacksonville its great size and placed most of its metropolitan population within the city limits; with an estimated population in 2012 of 836,507, it is the most populous city proper in Florida and the Southeast, and the twelfth most populous in the United States. Jacksonville is the principal city in the Jacksonville metropolitan area, with a population of 1,345,596 in 2010. Jacksonville is in the First Coast region of northeast Florida and is centered on the banks of the St. Johns River, about 25 miles south of the Georgia state line and about 340 miles north of Miami. The Jacksonville Beaches communities are along the adjacent Atlantic coast. The area was originally inhabited by the Timucua people, and in 1564 was the site of the French colony of Fort Caroline, one of the earliest European settlements in what is now the continental United States. Under British rule, settlement grew at the narrow point in the river where cattle crossed, known as Wacca Pilatka to the Seminole and Cowford to the British. A platted town was established there in 1822, a year after the United States gained Florida from Spain; it was named after Andrew Jackson, the first military governor of the Florida Territory and seventh President of the United States.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Jacksonville

    1, the chief seat of commerce (17) in Florida State, is situated on St. John's River, some 20 m. from its mouth; is a busy railway centre, and has an active river trade in lumber, cotton, fruits, &c., and is a health resort. 2, Capital (13) of Morgan County, Illinois, is pleasantly situated on a fertile plain, 34 m. SW. of Springfield; is noted as an educational centre, and for its many charity asylums; its manufactures embrace woollens, paper, &c.

Rap Dictionary

  1. jacksonville

    A idiet city in the north part of babbytown, USA. Most of the city is controlled by a humongous faggot named Joe or DFACE. He is a humongous faggot who needs to be stopped. HE MIGHT WORK AT UPS SO ATTACK HIM IF HE TRIES TO MESS WITH UR PACKAGING BY TROLLING THE IDIET BABBYS OF AMERICA. BE AWARE THAT HE IS A FUNRUINER.

Editors Contribution

  1. Jacksonville

    Name for a number of cities and towns in United Sates, including the largest city in Florida.

    Submitted by anonymous on May 9, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jacksonville in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jacksonville in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Jacksonville in a Sentence

  1. Lenny Curry:

    If our history prevents us from reaching the full potential of our future, then we need to take action, my staff will work with the Jacksonville Cultural Council to convene experts in history and art to ensure we acknowledge our past in a full and complete way ; a way forward that leaves no person's heritage or experience behind.

  2. Kay Ivey:

    There has been significant damage tonight in parts of Alabama. We are sending state resources to those affected areas, especially to Jacksonville and Calhoun County. We will continue to monitor and respond to needs in other areas as needed.

  3. Scott Wagner:

    Captain Michael Davidson and the crew( were) pressured to make El Faro there on time, they are pressured more to get from Jacksonville to Puerto Rico than they are from Puerto Rico back to Jacksonville, because when they come back they don't have as much cargo on board and are not as much in a rush.

  4. Jacksonville Jaguars:

    This is a great day for Jacksonville and Jacksonville Jaguars fans everywhere, urban Meyer is who we want and need, a leader, winner and champion who demands excellence and produces results. While Urban already enjoys a legacy in the game of football that few will ever match, his passion for the opportunity in front of him here in Jacksonville is powerful and unmistakable. I am proud to name Urban Meyer the new head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars.

  5. Lou Ritter:

    Nat Glover (Jacksonville Sheriff 1995-2003). I appointed him patrolman when I was mayor. In 1965, we had a segregated police department. A black officer could not arrest a white person. When the black officers were recruited, they had their own precinct over on the west side of LaVilla and were given passed down uniforms.

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