Juliette: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Juliette

Juliette

Pronunciation: joo-lee-EHT (key)

Origin of the name Juliette:

A French diminutive form of Julie (downy-bearded, youth). Var: Juliet.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Comments and insights on the name Juliette: | Edit

I'm called Juliette and I get the very intelligent comment "where's Romeo" quite frequently. I really dislike my name, so think twice before naming your kid it :) .

My sister's name is Juliette and she has always loved it. She too gets ask about Romeo, but it's more like "Can I be your Romeo?" and she thinks thats sweet. She loves when her name comes up in a romantic song or quote. She says she loves her name because its different and has a beautiful and romantic air about it.

Personal experiences with the name Juliette: | Edit

Once when I was in Germany with my friend we were separated. When he spotted me again, he yelled down a busy German street "JU!". It didn't go down well.

I know two Juliettes. One is a very good violinist who is tall and has blond/light brown hair. She's also British. She was born in 2001 or 2000. The other one is very pretty with long dark hair and dark eyes. She was born in 2001 or 2002.

Nicknames for Juliette: | Edit

Julie, Jules, Juju, Etta, Jui, Ju, Juiton, Lia, Ettie, Lili, Jett/Jette pronounced like Jet (contrast between the beginning and end sounds of the name) Jewel,

Meanings and history of the name Juliette: | Edit

Means youthful

Origin: France
Meaning: Soft-Haired

Famous real-life people named Juliette: | Edit

Juliette Lewis - American actress
Juliette Binoche - French actress
Juliette Goglia - American actress
Juliette Gordon Low - American youth leader; founder of Girl Scouts of the USA

Juliette in song, story & screen: | Edit

Protagonist of the Alizée song "Mademoiselle Juliette"
Histoire de Juliette, novel by the Marquis de Sade
Juliette is a main character in the movie "Bend it like Beckham"

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