What does Julie mean?
Julie [julie] 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.
Associated with: youthful.
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.Creative forms:
(female) Joylie, Juslie, ..
(male) Jute, .. Middle name pairings:
Julie Jaycie (J.J.), ..
How 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)
Julie reached its peak position of #18 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, and is presently at #453. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Julie (#453 from recent data) appearing in the Top 2000 are Giulia, Julee, Juli, Julia (#89 from recent data), Juliana (#168), Juliane, Juliann, Julianne (#898), Julienne, Juliet (#240), Julieta (#804), Julietta (#1675), Juliette (#226) and Julissa (#548). These relations of Julie were at the top of their popularity during 1960-1969 (average #1178) and are now much less common (#1140, down 55.8%), with versions such as Julia becoming less stylish. Julia is the steady favorite, although Julieta appears to be becoming a favorite too.
Julie▼ is alike in pronunciation to Jalea, Jaylee▲, Jilli, Jillie, Jilly, Jiuliya, Jiyulia, Jola, Jolee, Joley, Joli, Jolie▲, Joly and Jullia. Other suggested similar 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.See names in meaning and etymology.