What does Juliet mean?
Juliet /juli-et/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced joo-lee-ET. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Juliet is "youthful; Jove's child".
Juliet▲ has 37 more alternative forms via Julia, Juliette: Giulia, Giuliana▲, Giulianna, Giulianne, Giulietta, Jiulia, Joleta, Joletta, Jolette, Julaine, Julayna, Julee, Juleen, Julena, Juley, Juli▼, Juliaeta, Juliana▲, Juliane, Juliann, Julianne▼, Julie▼, Julienne, Julina, Juline, Julinka, Juliska, Julissa▲, Julita, Julitta, Julyana, Julyanna, Julyetta, Julyette, Julyne, Yulia and Yuliya.Kreatif forms: Jaelliet, Jaliet, Jeliet. [more]
How popular is Juliet?
Juliet is a very popular first name for females (#933 out of 4276, Top 22%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Juliet for girls. Juliet reached its peak position of #238 in the U.S. in the year 2013, and is currently at #258. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Popular related forms of Juliet (#258 in 2014) are Julia (#86 in 2014), Juliana (#157), Juliette (#255), Giuliana (#373), Julie (#409), Julissa (#499), Julianne (#901), Julieta (#961), Juliann, Jolette and Juli. Variants like Julina are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names was at its highest in the year 2011 (usage of 0.4448%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.4251%, ▼4.4%), but with the versions Julianne, Julie and Juli becoming less in vogue. The most trendy girl names here are Giuliana (#373), Juliette (#255), Juliet (#258), Juliana (#157) and Julissa (#499), with Juliet and Juliette undergoing a rebound in popularity. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Juliet and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Juliet▲ is pronounced similarly to Joliet. This name tends to be less frequently used than Juliet.