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Boy Names Starting with Ju-

Ju- baby names and what they mean, with 24 results. These boy names were at the height of their popularity 3 decades ago (usage of 2.11%) and are somewhat less conventional today (usage 1.23%, 41.7%), with names like Juwan becoming somewhat dated. The most fashionable boy names in this compilation are Judah (#235), Julian (#45), Jude (#156), Justus (#866) and Julien (#627), while Junk (top 14%) and Jundt (22%) are conventional Ju- last names. Here is the list of Ju- names for girls.

Ju- names

Juan - Juri | Justice - Juvenal

Juan - Juri

Juan and variantsJuan1, var. Juancarlos, Juanito1, Juanluis, Juanpablo, Juwan1
Root fr. Spanish, Hebrew. "God is gracious." Jquan is also a slightly favored birth name.

John and variantsJuan2, Juanito2, Juwan2
Var. of John. Root fr. Hebrew language. "God is gracious." Popular as last names, and Juan (upper 4%) is similar to common -uan last names Xuan (upper 64%), Kuan (14%).

Jubal
Derived fr. Hebrew language. "Ram's horn." Jabal and Jebal are creative variations.

Jordan and variantsJud1, Judd1
Forms of Jordan. Derived fr. Hebrew language. "Down-flowing." Usage of Jud and Judd as birth names in 2015 was up 81.3% compared to the previous decade.

JudahJudah1
Var. of Yehudi. Source fr. Hebrew element. "Praise." Judah has surged in prominence since 1880-1889. See also Judd.

Judah and variantsJudah2, var. Jud2, Judd2, Jude1
Derived fr. Hebrew word. "Praised." Popular, with usage of 0.23% for Judah and variants as children's names in 2015, higher than 0.218% a year ago.

Judd3, var. Jud3
.. Actors Judd Hirsh, Judd Nelson. Jud (top 46%) and Judd (1%) occur regularly as surnames.

Jude and variantsJude2, var. Jud4, Judah3, Judas, Judd4, Judson, Judsen
Stems fr. Greek language. "Praised." Jude, Judah, Judd and Judson are Top 2000 baby names.

Jul
Form of Godfrey. Stems fr. Old German. "God-peace." Rather unusual as a baby name.

JulesJules1
From French language. Variant of Julius .. Adoption of Jules as a children's name in 2015 was 33.3% more than a decade ago. See also Jyles.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ju- names: Juan, Juancarlos, Juanpablo, Judah, Judd

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ju- names: Jude, Judson, Jule, Jules, Julian

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ju- names: Julien, Julio, Julius, June, Junior

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ju- names: Junius, Juwan

Julian and variantsJulian, var. Jules2, Juliano, Julianus, Julien, Julius1, Julio1, Julyan
Derived fr. Latin element. "Youthful; Jove's child." Juliano, Julianus and Julyan are more unusual as baby names among the variations of Julian.

Julius and variantsJulius2, var. Jule, Jules3, Julio2
Origin fr. Greek. "Youthful; Jove's child." Jules and Julius have dwindled in favor as birth names circa the 1880s.

July, var. Julee, Juley, Juli
Diminutive of Julius, or possibly the .. Julee, Juli, etc. are barely found as given names, and July exists regularly (top 27%) as a surname.

JuniorJunior
Derivative of Latin language. "The younger one." Usage of Junior as a boys' name in 2015 was 1.4% less than the year before. See also Junio.

Juniper
.. an evergreen shrub with berries from .. Cross-gender use. Not in Top 2000.

Junius and variantsJunius, var. June, Juneau, Junio, Junot
Source fr. Latin. "Young." June and Junius are more generally used as baby names among these variations.

Jupiter, var. Juppiter
From Latin language. "Father." Unusual, with the androgynous-sounding -er suffix for Jupiter, Juppiter, like Juniper.

Jurgen1, Jurek, Jurian, Jurik
Var. of George. Based on Greek language. "Farmer." Scarce as baby names, but Jurgen, Jurian, etc. are comparable to the more conventional Julian.

Jurgen2
From Scandinavian, Greek languages. "Father." Compare surnames Jungen (top 55%), Jurden (56%). See also Jorgan.

Juri
Origin fr. Slavic. Variant of George (Greek) "farmer". Juri is not a Top 2000 name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Ju- names for boys.

1. Juan - Juri
Juan [Juwan, Juanito, Juanluis, Juanpablo, Juancarlos], John [Juan, Juwan, Juanito], Jubal, Jordan [Jud, Judd], Yehudi [Judah], Judah [Jud, Judd, Jude], Judd [Jud], Jude [Jud, Judd, Judah, Judas, Judsen, Judson], Godfrey [Jul], Jules, Julian [Julio, Jules, Julyan, Julien, Julius, Juliano, Julianus], Julius [Jule, Jules, Julio], July [Juli, Julee, Juley], Junior, Juniper, Junius [June, Junio, Junot, Juneau], Jupiter [Juppiter], George [Jurek, Jurik, Jurgen, Jurian], Jurgen, Juri


Justice [Justyce], Justin [Justo, Justyn, Justis, Justus, Justino, Justinus, Justinian, Justinius, ..], Justus [Justis], Juvenal

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