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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #145 most popular

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What does the name "Julia" mean?

Julia (Latin): Youthful, Downy

The name "Julia" is of Latin origin and it means "Youthful, Downy". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 5 other names that are similar to this one.

J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!

U is for upstanding, your inner-self.

L is for love, your love of life!

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

A is for activities, for you have many.

Your name in reverse order is "Ailuj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Uliaj". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Julia" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Julia? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 447,836 babies born with the name Julia in the United States. That's more than enough Julias to occupy the country of Brunei with an estimated population of 422,700 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 783 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Julia" was in 2001 with a total of 8,835 babies. (That's a lot of baby Julias)

According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Julia" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, 68 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 1993. Across the entire United States a total of 4,676 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Julia popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Julia in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Julia

Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts is an actress and executive producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1987 to present. Julia was born in 1967 as Julia Fiona Roberts in Smyrna, Georgia, U.S.


Julia Ann

Julia Ann is an adult biography. Julia was born in 1969 as Julia Tavella in Glendale, California, U.S.


Julie Andrews

Julie Andrews is an actress, singer, author, theatre director, and dancer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1945 to present. Julie was born in 1935 as Julia Elizabeth Wells in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England.


Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is an actress, comedian, and producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1982 to present. Julia was born in 1961 in New York City, New York, United States.


Julia Stiles

Julia Stiles is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1996 to present. Julia was born in 1981 as Julia O'Hara Stiles in New York City, New York, U.S.


Julia Ormond

Julia Ormond is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1989 to 2014. Julia was born in 1965 as Julia Karin Ormond in Epsom, Surrey, England, UK.


Past life for Julia born Jan 5, 2009

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.