Julie

Julie - A very unique female name



  Jul 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Julie, meaning youthful, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #553. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Julie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Julie? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Julie. The baby girl name Julie was given to 784 baby girls in 2012, ranking #380 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,803 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Julie peaked in popularity 48 years ago in 1971 on position 10.



Famous with this name

Julie Christie
Julie Benz
Julie Andrews


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Julie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Julie is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #232 - and is the least popular in Michigan at position #828.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Julie is where you live.


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Julie origin and meaning

Julie is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means youthful. To see famous people named Julie, pop culture references for the name Julie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Julie

We've found the following names that sound similar to Julie, sorted by popularity.

Julia / Jill / Jewel / Jayla / Jewell / Joelle / Jolie / Jaliyah / Jakayla / Juli /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012380
2011395
2010397
2009354
2008335
2007304
2006298
2005278
2004261
2003240
2002219
2001226
2000190
1999177
1998168
1997164
1996150
1995140
1994129
1993119
1992105
199197
199093
198978
198871
198765
198658
198555
198452
198346
198241
198137
198032
197929
197826
197722
197621
197518
197414
197312
197212
197110
197011
196912
196816
196716
196613
196514
196417
196322
196222
196123
196028
195926
195823
195728
195648
195567
195470
195374
195285
195199
1950111
1949113
1948117
1947124
1946128
1945154
1944162
1943156
1942156
1941169
1940181
1939232
1938258
1937290
1936288
1935343
1934344
1933383
1932413
1931423
1930429
1929454
1928493
1927512
1926492
1925493
1924527
1923496
1922517
1921526
1920513
1919518
1918472
1917494
1916523
1915475
1914431
1913487
1912520
1911484
1910553

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts232
Arkansas261
Alabama263
California269
Connecticut281
Nevada298
Kentucky313
Utah324
Florida346
Georgia346
New York362
New Jersey379
Idaho379
Virginia381
Missouri383
Washington386
Texas390
Colorado392
Maryland395
Indiana432
Illinois437
South Carolina447
Pennsylvania460
Tennessee470
Oregon484
Minnesota498
Ohio498
Arizona511
Wisconsin540
Mississippi543
North Carolina548
Kansas618
Louisiana623
Oklahoma709
Michigan828

Even more about Julie


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Julie a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Julie?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1971
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Julie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,803
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +784

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