July Name Meaning & Origin

July

Pronunciation: juw-LIY (key)

Origin of the name Julie:

French cognate of Julia (downy-bearded, youth), which has been in common use in the English-speaking world since the 1920s.

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Julie, Julia

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Can be a variant of Julie, meaning "young" (pronounced JU-lee), or in honor of the month of July (pronounced ju-LYE).

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Summer breeze makes me feel fine
Blowing through the jasmine in my mind
Sweet days of summer, the jasmine's in bloom
July is dressed up and playing her tune

Lyrics from Summer Breeze by Seals and Croft

July Pinesett from the book "Scarlet Sister Mary" - was a guy, and had a brother named June
July Johnson, a GUY in a Larry McMurtry novel "Lonesome Dove"

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