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What does Jul mean?

Jul Pronunciation of Jul [jul] as a name for boys has its root in Old German, and Jul means "God-peace". Jul is a Scandinavian form of Godfrey (Old German): from the Old French name Godefroy.

Associated with: scandinavian, peace.

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Jal, Joul, ..

(female) Ji, Jula, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jul Carsen (J.C.), ..

How popular is Jul?

Jul is an uncommon given name for males. Jul is an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Godfrey is the only popular related form of Jul (unlisted) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of this relation of Jul was widespread among parents in the 1880s (#677). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Godfrey in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jul and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jul is pronounced similarly to Jael, Joel, Joell and Jule. Other recommended names are Jud, Juli and July. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jul.

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in meaning and etymology.

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