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


Julius is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Julius?

The given name Julius derived from the Roman family name Julius or Iulius, which 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 Julius mean?

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

Pronunciation of Julius

Variants of the name Julius


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Popularity of the name Julius

The name Julius is ranked #622 overall.

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