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pinWhat does Julie mean?

Julie /ju-lie/ [2 sylls.] 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 39 more different relations via Julia: Giulia, Giuliana, Giulianna, Giulianne, Giulietta, Jiulia, Joleta, Joletta, Jolette, Julaine, Julayna, Juleen, Julena, Juli, Juliaeta, Juliaetta, Juliana, Juliane, Juliann, Julianne, Juliet, Julieta, Julietta, Juliette, Julina, Juline, Julinka, Juliska, Julissa, Julita, Julitta, Julyana, Julyanna, Julyet, Julyetta, Julyette, 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. Census)

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

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 last year) appearing in the Top 1000 are Giuliana (#373 last year), Jolette, Juli, Julia (#86), Juliana (#157), Juliann, Julianne (#901), Juliet (#258), Julieta (#961), Juliette (#255) and Julissa (#499). These girl names were at the top of their popularity in 2011 (usage of 0.4448%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.4251%, down 4.4%), but with the versions Juli, Julianne and Julie becoming less stylish. The most trendy girl names in this list are Giuliana (#373), Juliana (#157), Juliet (#258), Juliette (#255) and Julissa (#499), and there is also a revival in birth name usage for Juliet and Juliette. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Julie and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Julie, Giuliana, Jolette, Juli, Julia in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Juliana, Juliann, Julianne, Juliet, Julieta in U.S.

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

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

pinSimilar Names

Julie is alike in pronunciation to Jillie, Jolee, Joli, Jolie and Jullia. Another suggested similar baby name is Judie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Julie.