Meaning and Origin of: Julian

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Latin : Youthful
  • English : Love's child

Family name origins & meanings

  • English (common in Devon and Cornwall), Spanish (Julián), and German : from a personal name, Latin Iulianus, a derivative of Iulius (see Julius), which was borne by a number of early saints. In Middle English the name was borne in the same form by women, whence the modern girl’s name Gillian.

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