Baby Name Games

Julia February 13, 2007

Filed under: Girls J,Top 100 List — namegames @ 3:08 pm

United States Top 100         Girls

Popularity

  • The name Julia was ranked 31 in popularity for girls in the US in 2006.
  • Julia’s rank of 26 in 1880 was an alltime high. It gradually decreased in popularity to an alltime low of 143 in 1977. Since then it has increased in popularity and has hovered near the rank of 30 since 1999.

Reasons for Popularity

  • It allows for the traditional nickname Julie or the modern Jules or Lia.
  • It sound distinctly feminine.

Meaning

  • Julia is a feminine form of Julius.

Alternate Spellings

Nicknames

Is your name Julia or did you choose this name for your child? Leave a comment sharing the name’s significance for you.

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