Meaning and name origin
Justine \j(u)-sti-ne, jus-tine\ as a girl's name is pronounced juss-TEEN. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Justine is "fair, upright". Feminine of Justin. Justina was the original form. According to legend, Saint Justina (fourth century) was a Christian maiden who converted Cyprian, a powerful sorcerer. Lawrence Durrell wrote a famous novel "Justine". Actress Justine Bateman.
For more information, see also the related girl name Giustinia.
Justine is a very popular first name for females (#668 out of 4276, Top 16%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#63014 out of 88799, Top 71%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Justine for girls. Justine reached its highest rank of #188 in the U.S. in 1990. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Justine and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Justine, Justina and Justin. (2014 statistics).