Julianna: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Julianna
Origin of the name Julianna:
Common throughout Europe, Juliana is the Latin feminine form of Julianus, which is a derivative of Julius (the first down on the chin, downy-bearded, youth). Var: Juliana, Juliann, Julianne.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Comments and insights on the name Julianna: | Edit
There are two different pronunciations possible for Julianna: Julie-Anna (with the first 'a' like in 'cat') or Julie-Ana (with the first 'a' like in 'call'). You can also pronounce the J as an 'H' sound (as in 'Hannah' - so, essentially, you'd be pronouncing it as "Hoo-lee-anna").
- Personal experiences with the name Julianna: | Edit
my daughters name is julianna we call her jj shes a lil charecter
My best friend's name is Julianna, she's really sweet, and I've always thought it was a beautiful name.
- Nicknames for Julianna: | Edit
Julie, Jules, Juju, Anna, JJ, J, Annie
This is my friend's name, everyone calls her Jules.
- Meanings and history of the name Julianna: | Edit
Julianna can be a combination of Julia and Anna, or an alternate spelling of Juliana.
- Famous real-life people named Julianna: | Edit
Julianna Margulies, TV actress (ER, The Good Wife)
- Julianna in song, story & screen: | Edit
Julianna by Emma Jacob