Name Julia Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Julia


Julia is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Julia?

Julia is a feminine form of the masculine name Julius, which was originally a Roman family name and may be of Greek origin. It is also related to the Roman god Jupiter. One of the most famous members of the family was Gaius Julius Caesar.

What does the name Julia mean?

Julia means “of the family of the Julii” and “dedicated to Jupiter” or “devoted to Jove” (from Latin “Iovilius”). Besides, Julia means “downy-bearded” or “corn sheaf” (from ancient Greek “íoulos/ἴουλος”).

Pronunciation of Julia

Variants of the name Julia

Iulia Julija Jullia Julya Juulia Júlia Youlia Yulia

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Popularity of the name Julia

The name Julia is ranked #95 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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