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Julius

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Youthful, Downy
  • #767 All Time
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9k Jules (French)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 143 0 143 #94 boy name
1881 129 0 129 #97 boy name
1882 168 0 168 #91 boy name
1883 160 0 160 #88 boy name
1884 162 0 162 #95 boy name
1885 150 0 150 #97 boy name
1886 173 0 173 #94 boy name
1887 164 0 164 #93 boy name
1888 202 5 197 #89 boy name
1889 159 0 159
1890 159 0 159
1891 155 0 155
1892 190 0 190 #99 boy name
1893 195 0 195 #92 boy name
1894 178 0 178
1895 165 0 165
1896 174 0 174
1897 159 0 159
1898 181 0 181
1899 161 0 161
1900 206 0 206
1901 168 0 168
1902 159 0 159
1903 173 0 173
1904 189 0 189
1905 190 0 190
1906 190 0 190
1907 231 0 231
1908 263 0 263 #99 boy name
1909 269 0 269 #98 boy name
1910 350 0 350 #95 boy name
1911 368 0 368
1912 766 8 758 #100 boy name
1913 835 0 835
1914 1,054 6 1,048
1915 1,370 8 1,362
1916 1,364 9 1,355
1917 1,391 7 1,384
1918 1,422 6 1,416
1919 1,323 6 1,317
1920 1,323 5 1,318
1921 1,336 10 1,326
1922 1,289 10 1,279
1923 1,193 8 1,185
1924 1,134 0 1,134
1925 1,096 8 1,088
1926 1,043 13 1,030
1927 927 11 916
1928 875 7 868
1929 848 12 836
1930 820 7 813
1931 715 8 707
1932 718 6 712
1933 557 6 551
1934 584 5 579
1935 567 8 559
1936 547 0 547
1937 570 5 565
1938 555 0 555
1939 531 0 531
1940 565 0 565
1941 557 7 550
1942 564 6 558
1943 615 5 610
1944 550 10 540
1945 485 0 485
1946 548 7 541
1947 605 0 605
1948 549 0 549
1949 560 5 555
1950 513 5 508
1951 505 0 505
1952 492 6 486
1953 559 6 553
1954 597 9 588
1955 614 8 606
1956 514 5 509
1957 593 5 588
1958 493 0 493
1959 508 0 508
1960 509 0 509
1961 430 5 425
1962 434 6 428
1963 474 8 466
1964 427 9 418
1965 419 0 419
1966 396 0 396
1967 359 0 359
1968 362 0 362
1969 372 0 372
1970 357 0 357
1971 373 7 366
1972 330 0 330
1973 343 0 343
1974 343 5 338
1975 323 0 323
1976 356 7 349
1977 449 5 444
1978 457 10 447
1979 475 6 469
1980 514 0 514
1981 517 5 512
1982 542 6 536
1983 589 10 579
1984 513 10 503
1985 496 6 490
1986 460 9 451
1987 511 5 506
1988 507 6 501
1989 552 7 545
1990 579 5 574
1991 511 0 511
1992 485 0 485
1993 421 5 416
1994 390 0 390
1995 409 0 409
1996 405 0 405
1997 442 0 442
1998 449 0 449
1999 431 0 431
2000 484 0 484
2001 606 0 606
2002 627 0 627
2003 678 0 678
2004 712 0 712
2005 841 0 841
2006 993 0 993
2007 1,120 0 1,120
2008 1,097 0 1,097
2009 1,016 0 1,016
2010 933 0 933
2011 882 0 882
2012 949 0 949
2013 919 0 919
2014 1,119 0 1,119

Want to know about the populiarty of Julius? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 74,509 babies born with the name Julius in the United States. That's more than enough Julii to occupy the country of Dominica with an estimated population of 71,293 (as of May 14, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 143 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Julius" was in 1918 with a total of 1,416 babies. (That's a lot of baby Julii)

According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Julius" ranks #92 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, 168 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1925. Across the entire United States a total of 1,096 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Julius popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Julius" mean? The list below shows the origins of Julius as well as things modernly associated with the name Julius such as celebrities named Julius.

Latin

Origin and Meaning of Julius

The name "Julius" is of Latin origin, and it means "Youthful, Downy". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Groucho Marx

Groucho Marx is a comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1905 to 1976. Groucho was born in 1890 as Julius Henry Marx in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Julius Peppers

Julius Peppers is a NFL player. Julius was born in 1980 in Wilson, North Carolina.

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Julius Erving

Julius Erving is a basketball biography. Julius was born in 1950 in East Meadow, New York.

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Nipsey Russell

Nipsey Russell is a comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1950 to 1996. Nipsey was born in 1924 as Julius Russell in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Julius Jones

Julius Jones is a NFL player. Julius was born in 1981 in Big Stone Gap, Virginia.

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Jules de Corte

Jules de Corte is an artist. Jules was born in 1924 as Julius de Corte in Deurne, Netherlands.

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Alternative Meanings

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

U is for useful, always to others.

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

U is for upstanding, your inner-self.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

Your name in reverse order is "Suiluj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Iuusjl". 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.

Past life for Julius born Oct 9, 1956

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 Borneo approximately on 1225. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Julius

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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.

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