Jul is a ♂ male name.
Jul is a name of several origins. Jul is a variant of the Norwegian name Gjul, which derived from the Old Norse name Guðifriðr. Besides, Jul is a short form of Julius in several countries. Furthermore, Jul is a name of Arabic origin.
Jul means “peace of God” (from Old Norse “guð” = God + “friðr” = peace/protection) and “of the family of the Julii” and “dedicated to Jupiter / Jove” (from Julius). In Arabic Jul means “willpower”, “resolution” or “determination”. Translated from Swedish, Danish and Norwegian, Jul means “Christmas”.