Infobox Given Name Revised
name = Julia
gender = Female
meaning = Youthful
origin = Latin
related names = Julius, Julie, Ivlia
Julia is usually a woman's
given nameor a surname. It is of Latin origin and means "youthful". It is a well-used name throughout the world. It was the 34th most popular name for girls born in the United Statesin 2007 and the 88th most popular name for females in the 1990 census there. It has been among the top 150 names given to girls in the United States for the past 100 years. It was the 89th most popular name for girls born in Englandand Walesin 2007; the 94th most popular name for girls born in Scotlandin 2007; the 13th most popular name for girls born in Spainin 2006; the fifth most popular name for girls born in Swedenin 2007; the 94th most popular name for girls born in Belgiumin 2006; the 53rd most popular name for girls born in Norwayin 2007; the 70th most popular name for girls born in Hungaryin 2005; the 19th most popular name for girls born in British Columbia, Canadain 2006. [ [http://www.behindthename.com/top/search.php?terms=julia Behind the Name] ]
*Iulia (Bulgarian), (Hawaiian), (Romanian)
*Júlia (Hungarian), Portuguese, Slovak
*Juliana (Dutch), (English), (German), (Portuguese), (Spanish)
*Juliane (French), (German)
*Julianna (English), (Hungarian), (Polish)
*Julie (English), (French)
*Julija (Croatian), (Lithuanian), (Slovene)
*Yulia (Russian), (Ukrainian)
*Yuliana (Bulgarian), (Russian)
*Yuliya (Bulgarian), (Russian)
In Ancient Rome, women from all branches of the Julius family were called Julia (see
Roman naming conventions).
Julia Caesaris, the name of many Julias of the Julii Caesares (Julius Caesar branch)
Julia the Elder, (Julia Caesaris) daughter of emperor Augustus
LiviaDrusilla, Julia Augusta, the wife of emperor Augustus
Julia (daughter of Drusus the Younger)or Julia Drusi Caesaris, granddaughter of emperor Tiberius
* Daughters of
Germanicus: Julia Agrippina or Agrippina the Younger, Julia Drusilla (see Drusilla (sister of Caligula)and Julia Livilla.
Julia Drusilla, daughter of emperor Caligula
Julia Urania, wife of Roman client king Ptolemy of Mauretania
Julia Bodina, a freedwoman to queen Julia Urania of Mauretania
*Julia Procilla, mother of general
Gnaeus Julius Agricola
Iotapa, Queen and Princess of Commagene
*Julia, daughter of King Julius
Tigranes VI of Armenia
Julia Agricola, daughter of general Gnaeus Julius Agricolaand wife to historian Tacitus
Julia Flavia, daughter of emperor Titus
Julia Balbilla, poetess and companion of Hadrian's wife Vibia Sabina
Paulina, niece of emperor Hadrian
*Julia Fadilla, younger half-sister to emperor
Antoninus Piusand paternal aunt to empress Faustina the Younger
Julia Domna, empress and wife of emperor Septimius Severus
Julia Maesa, Domna's elder sister
Julia Soaemias, daughter to Julia Maesaand mother of emperor Elagabalus
Julia Avita Mamaea, Soaemias' sister and mother of emperor Alexander Severus
*Julia Severa or Severina, daughter of emperor
Philip the Arab
Zenobia, Syrian queen of Palmyra
Helena of Constantinopleor Flavia Julia Helena mother of emperor Constantine I
Today, Julia is a common name and is also a surname.
As first name
Julia Boutros(b. 1968), Lebanese singer, mostly known for her national song "Ghabet Shams El Haq"
Julia de Burgos, Puerto Rican poet
Julia Child(1912–2004), American gourmet cook, author, and television personality
Julia Clarete(b. 1979), Filipino singer-actress
*Julia Anne Clarke, Playboy Playmate of the Month for March 1991
Julia Fischer(b. 1983), German violinist
Julia Gillard, Australian politician
Julia Grant(1826-1902), wife of 18th U.S. President Ulysses Grant
Julia Haworth(b. 1979), British actress.
Julia Ward Howe(1819-1910), wrote poem that became the Battle Hymn of the Republic
Julia Irwin, Australian politician
Julia Lennon(1914-1958), mother of John Lennon
Julia Leonard(b. 1958), UK councillor
Julia Louis-Dreyfus(b. 1961), American actress, costar of the TV series "Seinfeld"
Julia Morgan(1872-1957), San Francisco architect, see Hearst Castle
Julia Newmeyer(b. 1933), actress known as Julie Newmar, see Catwoman
Julia Nyberg(1784-1854), Swedish poet
Julia Roberts(b. 1967), American actress, star of the movie "Pretty Woman"
Julia Sawalha(b. 1968), British actress
Julia Stiles(b. 1981), American actress, star of the movie "10 Things I Hate about You"
Julia Ormond(b. 1965), British actress, star of the movie "Legends of the Fall"
Julia Sweeney(b. 1959), American actor and comedian, Alumna of Saturday Night Live
Julia Savicheva(b. 1987), the Russian contestant from Eurovision 2004
Yulia Volkova(b. 1985), Russian singer
Julia Wells, singer known as Julie Andrews
Julia Murney, Broadway actress, best known for her role as Elphabain Wicked
As last name
Bernard Julia(b. 1952), French theoretical physicist at Ecole Normale Supérieure
Didier Julia(b. 1934), a French deputy
Gaston Julia(1893–1978), a French mathematician who devised the Julia set of fractals
Raúl Juliá(1940–1994), American actor
*Julia, a character in the anime series "Cowboy Bebop"
Julia Chang, a character in the fighting game series Tekken
*Julia Fernandez, a character in the anime series "Beyblade"
Julia (1984), a character from George Orwell's dystopian novel " Nineteen Eighty-Four"
Julia, a character in William Shakespeare's play " Two Gentlemen of Verona"
Julia Flyteis one of the Flyte siblings in the novel " Brideshead Revisited" by Evelyn Waugh.
Julia, a one-time character in the Simpson's episode "The Homer of Sellville".
Julia Merton, a character in Oscar Wilde's short story "Lord Arthur Savile's Crime"
Julia Pargetter, mother of Nigel Pargetter, owner of Lower Loxley, a minor stately home, in " The Archers".
Julia Shuttlethwaite, a character in T.S. Eliot's play, "The Cocktail Party"
Julia Forsyte Small, a character in The Forsyte Sagaby John Galsworthy
Julia Sugarbaker, outspoken interior designer, played by Dixie Carter on the sitcom "Designing Women"
Julia (Rave Master), a character in manga series Rave Master.
Julia of Corsica, Feast Day May 22
Marie Rose Julia Billiart, Feast Day April 8
Ursula Julia Ledochowska, Saint Ursula, Feast Day October 21
*One of the
Martyrs of Zaragoza
*"Julia" (film), a 1977 film starring Vanessa Redgrave, Jane Fonda, and Jason Robards.
*"Julia" (TV series), a TV series starring Diahann Carroll that ran on NBC from 1968 to 1971.
Julia (The Beatles song)", a song from The Beatles' The White Album.
Julia (Eurythmics song)", a song by Eurythmics, based on the character in George Orwell's "Nineteen Eighty-Four" and featured on their album, "1984 (For the Love of Big Brother)".
Being Julia, a 2004 movie starring Annette Bening.
Julia (2008 film), a movie directed by Erick Zonca with Tilda Swindon.
Julia River, a river in Switzerland.
89 Julia, an asteroid.
Julia set, a set of fractals defined by Gaston Julia.
Dryas julia", the Julia butterfly, a common New World "Heliconiinae" butterfly.
*Julia, the replacement for
Hurricane Jeanneon the 2010 hurricane lists.
Julie (given name)
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