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Julie /ju-lie/ as a girls' name is pronounced JOO-lee, ZHOO-lee. It is of French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Julie is "youthful; Jove's child".

Diminutive of Julia. Imported from France in the 1920s. Strindberg used the name in this 1888 tragedy "Miss Julie". Actresses Julie Andrews, Julie Harris, Julie Walters, Julie Kavner; cookbook author Julee Rosso; pop singer Julee Cruise.


Julie has 9 variants: Jooley, Joolie, Julee, Juley, Julienne, Jullee, Jullie, Jully and July.

Related girl names: Juliana, Julissa and Giulia.

Julie has 26 more different relations via Julia: Giulia, Jiulia, Julaine, Juleen, Julena, Juli, Juliaeta, Juliana, Juliane, Juliann, Julianne, Juliet, Julieta, Julietta, Juliette, Julina, Juline, Julinka, Juliska, Julissa, Julita, Julitta, Julyet, Julyne, Yulia and Yuliya.

Kreatif forms: Jailie, Jalie. [more]

pinHow popular is Julie?

Julie is a very prominent first name for women (#52 out of 4276, Top 1%) and a slightly less prominent surname for both adults and children (#94676 out of 150436, Top 63%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Displayed below is the baby name statistics of Julie for girls. Julie reached its peak position of #18 in the U.S. in the 1960s, and is presently at #409. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Julie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Julie outside U.S.

Prominent related forms of Julie (#409 from recent data) appearing in the Top 1000 are Juli, Julia (#86 from recent data), Juliana (#157), Juliann, Julianne (#901), Juliet (#258), Julieta (#961), Juliette (#255) and Julissa (#499). These relations of Julie were at the top of their popularity in 2009 (average #529) and are almost as common today (#552, down 5%), but with the versions Juli, Julianne and Julie becoming less stylish. Julia is the steady favorite, although Juliette appears to be becoming a favorite too.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Julie, Juli, Julia, Juliana, Juliann in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Julianne, Juliet, Julieta, Juliette, Julissa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Julie, Julia outside U.S.

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Julie is alike in pronunciation to Jalea, Jaylee, Jilli, Jillie, Jilly, Jiuliya, Jiyulia, Jola, Jolee, Joley, Joli, Jolie, Joly and Jullia. Other suggested similar baby names are Ailie, Alie, Allie, Arlie, Audie, Calie, Celie, Delie, Dulcie, Ellie, Halie, Huldie, Jacie, Jalin, Jaline, Jamie, Janie, Jenie, Jobie, Jodie, Joie, Joliet, Jolin, Joline, Jolise, Jonie, Jorie, Josie, Judee, Judi, Judie, Judit, Judite, Judye, Juliett, Julisa, Junae, June, Junia, Justie, Kalie, Kylie, Lilie, Lucie, Ollie, Paulie, Rubie, Rudie, Rylie, Selie, Sudie, Sukie, Susie, Suzie, Talie, Yolie and Zelie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Julie.