• 509k Julie

Julie

First Name
509k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
178
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys
First
Last
On This Page
Top Celebrities That Influenced Baby Names
Can you guess who ranks #1? Click each list to find out

How to Pronounce Julie

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Male (French)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (French)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Illinois, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Tennessee, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Maryland, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Puerto Rico
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Michigan, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Julie?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Julie mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Julie

"Julie" is a name of French origin, and it means "Youthful, Downy". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Wiktionary

The French equivalent of Julia, feminine of Latin Iūlius. Also an English diminutive form of Julia.

  1. A female given name. Popular in the latter half of the twentieth century.

Julie was also found in the following language(s): Afrikaans, Czech, Danish, French, Norwegian, and Scots

Notable Persons Named Julie

Julianne Moore is an actress, children's author, and children's literature. Her ongoing career started in 1983. Julianne was given the name Julie Anne Smith on December 3rd, 1960 in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, U.S.

Popularity:

Julie Bowen is an actress. She was most prominent from 1992 to present. Julie was given the name Julie Bowen Luetkemeyer on March 3rd, 1970 in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.

Popularity:

Julie Benz is an actress. She was most active from 1990 to present. Julie was given the name Julie M. Benz on May 1st, 1972 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.

Popularity:

Julie Christie is an actress and activist. She was most prominent from 1957 to present. Julie was given the name Julie Frances Christie on April 14th, 1940 in Chabua.

Popularity:

Julie Walters is an actress and author. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1972 to present. Julie was given the name Julia Mary Walters on February 22nd, 1950 in Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, England.

Popularity:

Julie Newmar is an actress, dancer, singer, businesswoman, and writer. She was most active from 1952 to present. Julie was given the name Julia Chalene Newmeyer on August 16th, 1933 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Popularity:

Notable Persons With the Last Name Julie

Bruno was born on July 11th, 1978 in Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill. Bruno is also known as Julie and Louis.

Popularity:

She holds the title Princess of Soubise. Anne was born as the child of Élisabeth Thérèse de Lorraine in 1698 in France. She died on May 18th, 1724.

Popularity:

Popularity:

Allan was born on March 23rd, 1977 in Victoria, Seychelles.

Popularity:

Nivoix was born in 1989 in Creutzwald.

Popularity:

Kitson was born on July 28th, 1983.

Popularity:

How popular is the baby name Julie in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 22 22 0
1881 22 22 0
1882 22 22 0
1883 24 24 0
1884 31 31 0
1885 19 19 0
1886 23 23 0
1887 19 19 0
1888 26 26 0
1889 36 36 0
1890 29 29 0
1891 31 31 0
1892 36 36 0
1893 33 33 0
1894 35 35 0
1895 29 29 0
1896 33 33 0
1897 43 43 0
1898 35 35 0
1899 34 34 0
1900 43 43 0
1901 33 33 0
1902 44 44 0
1903 39 39 0
1904 50 50 0
1905 57 57 0
1906 48 48 0
1907 54 54 0
1908 65 65 0
1909 56 56 0
1910 72 72 0
1911 73 73 0
1912 94 87 7
1913 124 119 5
1914 171 161 10
1915 178 173 5
1916 188 188 0
1917 185 177 8
1918 202 202 0
1919 191 182 9
1920 206 201 5
1921 199 199 0
1922 195 195 0
1923 212 212 0
1924 205 197 8
1925 218 218 0
1926 212 207 5
1927 199 199 0
1928 204 204 0
1929 217 217 0
1930 256 248 8
1931 243 237 6
1932 270 265 5
1933 295 288 7
1934 346 346 0
1935 361 355 6
1936 458 453 5
1937 461 461 0
1938 605 600 5
1939 715 710 5
1940 1,045 1,040 5
1941 1,279 1,267 12
1942 1,574 1,566 8
1943 1,624 1,624 0
1944 1,480 1,480 0
1945 1,511 1,511 0
1946 2,170 2,170 0
1947 2,735 2,735 0
1948 2,804 2,795 9
1949 2,858 2,848 10
1950 3,150 3,144 6
1951 3,696 3,691 5 #99 girl name
1952 4,508 4,499 9 #85 girl name
1953 5,673 5,664 9 #74 girl name
1954 6,289 6,280 9 #70 girl name
1955 6,789 6,783 6 #67 girl name
1956 8,593 8,573 20 #48 girl name
1957 13,666 13,638 28 #28 girl name
1958 18,237 18,204 33 #23 girl name
1959 16,245 16,218 27 #26 girl name
1960 16,113 16,080 33 #28 girl name
1961 17,074 17,038 36 #23 girl name
1962 17,119 17,090 29 #22 girl name
1963 16,333 16,305 28 #22 girl name
1964 17,325 17,283 42 #17 girl name
1965 17,035 16,989 46 #14 girl name
1966 16,374 16,329 45 #13 girl name
1967 15,586 15,545 41 #16 girl name
1968 15,788 15,753 35 #16 girl name
1969 17,793 17,739 54 #12 girl name
1970 17,209 17,161 48 #11 girl name
1971 15,377 15,328 49 #10 girl name
1972 14,127 14,070 57 #12 girl name
1973 12,834 12,787 47 #12 girl name
1974 11,420 11,363 57 #14 girl name
1975 11,198 11,144 54 #18 girl name
1976 10,873 10,842 31 #21 girl name
1977 10,253 10,203 50 #22 girl name
1978 9,838 9,800 38 #26 girl name
1979 9,297 9,253 44 #29 girl name
1980 8,951 8,909 42 #32 girl name
1981 8,600 8,566 34 #37 girl name
1982 7,715 7,694 21 #41 girl name
1983 6,677 6,653 24 #46 girl name
1984 5,968 5,939 29 #52 girl name
1985 5,791 5,763 28 #55 girl name
1986 5,036 5,017 19 #58 girl name
1987 4,766 4,741 25 #65 girl name
1988 4,485 4,459 26 #71 girl name
1989 3,965 3,943 22 #78 girl name
1990 3,669 3,654 15 #93 girl name
1991 3,577 3,570 7 #98 girl name
1992 3,182 3,169 13
1993 2,747 2,736 11
1994 2,466 2,454 12
1995 2,276 2,276 0
1996 2,147 2,138 9
1997 1,864 1,864 0
1998 1,805 1,805 0
1999 1,763 1,757 6
2000 1,682 1,677 5
2001 1,414 1,414 0
2002 1,468 1,468 0
2003 1,351 1,351 0
2004 1,245 1,238 7
2005 1,181 1,181 0
2006 1,110 1,110 0
2007 1,118 1,118 0
2008 993 993 0
2009 918 918 0
2010 820 820 0
2011 797 797 0
2012 818 818 0
2013 762 762 0
2014 778 778 0
2015 692 692 0
2016 644 644 0

Explain the Trends

Do you know what increased the popularity of Julie or caused it to decline? Let us know below

Where is the name Julie popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Julie as a first name

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Julie as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in Iowa, South Dakota, or Minnesota.

Popularity of Julie as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Julie as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in New York, Michigan, or Rhode Island.

Common last names for Julie

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Miller
  • Brown
  • Anderson
  • Martin
  • Davis
  • Moore
  • Wilson
  • Taylor
  • Clark
  • Thompson
  • Adams
  • Nelson
  • Baker

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Julie U.S.
  White 74.16% 64.26%
  African American 11.80% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 10.67% 16.26%

Of Last Name Julie

People with the last name Julie are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Julie

  • How Popular is the name Julie? Julie is the 125th most popular name of all time. As a last name Julie was the 101,247th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Julie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 508,759 babies born with the first name Julie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Julie to occupy the country of Cape Verde with an estimated population of 491,875 (as of June 16, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Julie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 22 new born babies.
  • When was Julie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Julie is Wednesday, September 23rd, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Julie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Julie was in 1958 with a total of 18,204 babies. That's a lot of babies named Julie!
  • Random Julie Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Julie ranks 80th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Missouri. Imagine that, 84 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Julie: Your name in reverse order is Eiluj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jueil. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Julie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 178 people with the last name Julie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Julie? Julie is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Julies Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Julie

Name poster for Julie(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.