Definition of Jacksonville in English:


Pronunciation /ˈjaksənˌvil/ /ˈdʒæksənˌvɪl/

proper noun

  • 1A city in central Arkansas, northeast of Little Rock; population 31,351 est. 2008).

  • 2An industrial city and port in northeastern Florida; population 807,815 (est. 2008).

  • 3A city in southeastern North Carolina, a service town for nearby Camp Lejeune and other military facilities; population 76,233 (est. 2008).


Named in honor of President Andrew Jackson.