Jules - boys name

Jules name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 79%

Jules name meaning:

The name Jules is a variant of the Latin name Julius, which is derived from the Roman family name Julius. It is believed to have originated from the Greek name Ioulios, derived from the name of the Roman god Jupiter. Jules is a unisex name, but it is more commonly used as a boy's name.

The name Jules carries several meanings and connotations. It is often associated with qualities such as youthfulness, vitality, intelligence, and creativity. People with this name are said to be natural leaders, possessing a strong sense of individuality and a desire for freedom. They are often independent and self-reliant, with a strong will and determination to achieve their goals.

In addition to its positive attributes, the name Jules also carries a sense of sophistication and elegance. It has a timeless appeal, as it has been used throughout history and across different cultures. Overall, Jules is a name that conveys strength, intelligence, and an independent spirit.

Origin: Latin



Unisex names

Other boys names beginning with J


Overall UK ranking: 1023 out of 4789

28 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Jules

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