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  1. Jacquesnoun

    occasionally borrowed from French.


  1. Jacques

    Ancient and noble French family names, Jacques, Jacq, or James are believed to originate from the Middle Ages in the historic northwest Brittany region in France, and have since spread around the world over the centuries. To date, there are over one hundred identified noble families related to the surname by the Nobility & Gentry of Great Britain & Ireland.


  1. Jacques

    Jacques were a British alternative rock band, formed as a side project by Anthony Reynolds and Matthew Scott, singer and guitarist with Jack. They released two albums and several EPs between 1997 and 2001.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Jacques is ranked #2512 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Jacques surname appeared 14,417 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 5 would have the surname Jacques.

    63% or 9,088 total occurrences were White.
    24.9% or 3,593 total occurrences were Black.
    8.9% or 1,296 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.8% or 268 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 112 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.4% or 61 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jacques in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jacques in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Jacques in a Sentence

  1. Roselyne Hamel:

    He would often ask himself why me? Today, Jacques, our brother, your brother, you have your answer: Our God of love and misery chose you to be at the service of others.

  2. Eric Stackpole:

    Jacques Cousteau changed the way ocean exploration was done.

  3. Tyler Broda:

    This change will now usher in the J-S Jacques era in full, coinciding with a time when questions on strategic direction ... are beginning to grow.

  4. Peter Sokolowski:

    The girl quoting the definitions before (pronouncer Jacques) Bailly said them stated the usage note from our unabridged dictionary verbatim. ... Its a very specific kind of writing that we do. I thought, Oh my goodness, this 13-year-old girl is quoting our dictionary back to us, these spellers as a group simply were unusually gifted. They may indicate that we have entered a new era of competition.

  5. Raymond Legrand:

    Jacques and I had to work really hard to get this project off the ground, the producers showed us the door saying: 'You're a couple of nice young guys, but do you really think that people will spend an hour-and-a-half listening to characters singing life's little platitudes!'.

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