Julien

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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Julien

"Julien" is a name of French origin, and it means "Jove's child". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons Named Julien

Julien Baker is a musician. Julien was born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States.

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Director X is a music video director and fashion. His most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to present. Director was given the name Julien Christian Lutz in Toronto. Director is also known as X and Little X.

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Julien Kang is an actor, model, and model (people). He has had major accomplishments since 2008. Julien was born on April 11th, 1982 in Saint Pierre and Miquelon.

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Julien was born on October 24th, 1988.

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Julien Faubert is a soccer player for the Kilmarnock F.C., AS Cannes, FC Girondins de Bordeaux, West Ham United F.C., Real Madrid C.F., Elazığspor, France national under-21 football team, France national football team, and Martinique national football team. Julien was born on August 1st, 1983 in Le Havre, France.

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Julien Doré is a pop music, folk music, and alternative rock singer-songwriter and actor. He was most prominent from 2007 to present. Julien was born on July 7th, 1982 in Alès, Gard, France.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Julien

Claude Julien is an athlete. He was most active from 1980 to 1992. Claude was born on April 23rd, 1960 in Blind River, Ontario.

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Max Julien is an actor. He was most active from 1966 to present. Max was born on January 1st, 1945 in Washington, D.C.

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Isaac Julien is an installation artist, filmmaker, installation art, filmmaking, and installation artistandfilmmaker. Isaac was born on February 21st, 1960 in London, England.

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Claire Julien is an actress. She was most active from 2011 to present. Claire was given the name Claire Alys Pfister on January 11th, 1995 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. Claire is also known as Claire Alys Pfister.

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Michael Julien is a composer and lyricist. He was most prominent from 1967 to present.

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Sandra Julien is an actress. Her career lasted from 1970 to 1975. Sandra was given the name Sandra Calaputti on February 14th, 1950 in Toulon. Sandra is also known as Sandra Jullien.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1888 6 0 6
1893 6 0 6
1897 5 0 5
1911 5 0 5
1912 12 0 12
1913 10 0 10
1914 18 0 18
1915 16 0 16
1916 16 0 16
1917 22 0 22
1918 19 0 19
1919 23 0 23
1920 23 0 23
1921 10 0 10
1922 19 0 19
1923 30 0 30
1924 16 0 16
1925 28 0 28
1926 22 0 22
1927 13 0 13
1928 12 0 12
1929 13 0 13
1930 13 0 13
1931 15 0 15
1932 17 0 17
1933 13 0 13
1934 16 0 16
1935 12 0 12
1936 17 0 17
1937 7 0 7
1938 6 0 6
1939 12 0 12
1940 21 0 21
1941 11 0 11
1942 11 0 11
1944 11 0 11
1945 13 0 13
1946 10 0 10
1947 14 0 14
1948 12 0 12
1949 10 0 10
1950 13 0 13
1951 16 0 16
1952 10 0 10
1953 6 0 6
1954 14 0 14
1955 17 0 17
1956 9 0 9
1957 7 0 7
1958 11 0 11
1959 6 0 6
1960 13 0 13
1961 7 0 7
1962 7 0 7
1963 10 0 10
1964 5 0 5
1965 10 0 10
1966 12 0 12
1967 17 0 17
1968 8 0 8
1969 10 0 10
1970 17 0 17
1971 14 0 14
1972 11 0 11
1973 17 0 17
1974 23 0 23
1975 29 0 29
1976 22 0 22
1977 18 0 18
1978 20 0 20
1979 27 0 27
1980 29 0 29
1981 34 0 34
1982 41 0 41
1983 26 0 26
1984 46 7 39
1985 68 0 68
1986 58 8 50
1987 61 5 56
1988 91 7 84
1989 88 0 88
1990 119 0 119
1991 164 5 159
1992 157 9 148
1993 143 0 143
1994 140 0 140
1995 177 5 172
1996 208 8 200
1997 197 9 188
1998 212 12 200
1999 217 10 207
2000 293 6 287
2001 305 13 292
2002 341 11 330
2003 329 7 322
2004 342 6 336
2005 350 9 341
2006 422 7 415
2007 442 10 432
2008 486 8 478
2009 507 7 500
2010 453 0 453
2011 463 0 463
2012 446 5 441
2013 400 0 400
2014 379 0 379
2015 427 0 427
2016 444 8 436
2017 422 5 417

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Popularity of Julien as a first name

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Popularity of Julien as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Julien U.S.
  White 38.08% 64.26%
  African American 52.47% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.83% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.40% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.20% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.02% 16.26%

Of Last Name Julien

People with the last name Julien are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Julien

  • What name lists does Julien rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Julien? Julien is the 2,409th most popular name of all time. As a last name Julien was the 6,180th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Julien have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,518 babies born with the first name Julien in the United States. That's more than enough people named Julien to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Julien? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Julien first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Julien is Friday, November 7th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Julien born? The highest recorded use of the first name Julien was in 2009 with a total of 500 babies.
  • Random Julien Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Julien is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 14 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Julien: Your name in reverse order is Neiluj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lnjieu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Julien? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 5,535 people with the last name Julien.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Julien? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Julien as their last name.

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  • 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).
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