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Meaning and name origin
Julia \j(u)-lia\ as a girl's name is pronounced joo-lee-AH, zhoo-lee-AH. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Julia is "youthful; Jove's child". Feminine of Julius. Used among the early Christians, but rare in the Middle Ages. Chef Julia Child; opera celebrity Julia Migenes; actresses Julia Ormond, Julia Roberts, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Julia Stiles.
Julia has 43 variant forms: Giulia, Giuliana, Giulianna, Giulianne, Giulietta, Jiulia, Joleta, Joletta, Jolette, Julaine, Julayna, Julee, Juleen, Julena, Juley, Juli, Juliaeta, Juliaetta, Juliana, Juliane, Juliann, Julianne, Julie, Julienne, Juliet, Julieta, Julietta, Juliette, Julina, Juline, Julinka, Juliska, Julissa, Julita, Julitta, Julyana, Julyanna, Julyet, Julyetta, Julyette, Julyne, Yulia and Yuliya.
Julia is a very popular first name for females (#89 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#19120 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Julia for girls (2015 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Julia and its variant forms. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Giuliana, Jolette, Juli, Julia, Juliana, Juliann, Julianne, Julie, Juliet, Julieta, Juliette and Julissa. (2015 statistics).
Julia is also pronounced similarly to Jalea, Jiuliya, Jiyulia, Jola, Joli, Jolie, Jullia, Jullie, Jully and July. Other suggested similar baby names are Eulia, Julisa, Junia and Tulia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Julia.
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