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Juliet meaning and name origin

Juliet \j(u)-liet\ as a girl's name is pronounced joo-lee-ET. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Juliet is "youthful; Jove's child". Diminutive of Julia. Literary: Shakespeare used the name twice, in "Romeo and Juliet" and in "Measure for Measure". Dancer Juliet Prowse; actresses Juliet Stevenson, Juliette Lewis.

Juliet has 8 variant forms: Giuletta, Juliaetta, Julieta, Juliett, Julietta, Juliette, Julyet and Julette.

For more information, see also related names Juliana and Giulia.

Baby names that sound like Juliet are Joliet, Julyet, Julieta and Juliett.

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Popularity of Juliet

Juliet is a very popular first name for women (#933 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#56458 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below are the baby name popularity trends of the name Juliet compared with its variant forms and related girl baby names. (2012 statistics). View the popularity trend for Juliet only.

Popularity of name Juliet
Popularity of Juliet