Julio Name Meaning & Origin

Julio

Pronunciation: KHOO-lee-oh, ZHOO-lee-oh (key)

Origin of the name Julian:

From the Latin Julianus, which is a derivative of Julius, and old Roman family name thought to be derived from Iulus (the first down on the chin, downy-bearded). Because a person just beginning to develop facial hair is young, “youth” became an accepted meaning of the name.

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The literal meaning of "Julio" is July.

In the USA, most with this name prefer to be called "Julio" Phonetically, like "Jew-Leo", not with a "H" as in "Who-Leo".

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Jay, Jules

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Famous real-life people named Julio: | Edit

Julio Cesar Chavez, boxer
Julio Gallo, co-founder with his brother Ernest of Gallo Winery.
Julio Iglesias, singer

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"Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard," song by Paul Simon
Julio Richter, Rictor of X-Force

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