Julius - boys name

Julius name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 80%

Julius name meaning:

The name Julius is of Latin origin and has a significant historical background. It is derived from the Roman family name Julius, which was associated with the renowned Roman general and statesman Julius Caesar. The meaning of the name Julius is often interpreted as "youthful" or "downy-bearded." It carries a sense of vitality, energy, and a fresh start. The name gained popularity and prestige due to its association with Julius Caesar and his influential role in ancient Rome.

In addition to its historical significance, the name Julius has a timeless appeal and a sense of strength. It exudes confidence, intelligence, and charisma. Individuals named Julius often possess leadership qualities, an adventurous spirit, and a natural ability to inspire others. The name Julius is a classic choice that combines a sense of heritage with a modern touch, making it a popular choice for parents seeking a strong and meaningful name for their baby boy.

Origin: Biblical

Downy, soft and tender hair.


Saints names, Dickens names, Victorian names

Related names

Julius , Julieann, Julieanna, Julieanne

Other boys names beginning with J


Overall UK ranking: 963 out of 4789

31 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (533)

Historical popularity of Julius

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