See also: Julián and Júlian

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒuː.li.ən/
  • (CDP in Pennsylvania): IPA(key): /dʒuː.liˈæn/

Proper nounEdit

Julian

  1. The Roman emperor Flavius Claudius Julianus or Julian the Apostate.
  2. A male given name from Latin Iulianus, from Iulius.
  3. A female given name from Latin, of medieval English usage, variant of Gillian.
  4. An English surname originating as a patronymic.
  5. A French surname originating as a patronymic, a variant of Julien.
  6. A locale in the United States.
    1. A village in Nebraska; named for early French settler Julian Bahuaud.
    2. A census-designated place in San Diego County, California; named for early settler Mike Julian.
    3. A census-designated place in Pennsylvania.
    4. An unincorporated community in Kansas.
    5. An unincorporated community in North Carolina.
    6. An unincorporated community in West Virginia; named for early landowner Julian Hill.

QuotationsEdit

  • 1813 George Crabbe, Tracy, Poems by George Crabbe, Adolphus William Ward,The University Press (1907), page 455:
    "I'll give the Boy a Name you must approve: / He shall be Julian!" "An heroic Name / Of some old fool!" said the indignant Dame. / "Fool!" said the Husband; "nay, a glorious Prince; / Nor have Mankind beheld his equal since, / He the whole World from Superstition Free'd / And left the Bigots neither Cross or Creed.
  • 1968 Robin Maugham, The Second Window, McGraw - Hill, page 275:
    I was hoping the man would have some romantic name like Sebastian or Julian. However, as a surname Fletcher's all right.

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Julian

  1. Of or relating to Julius Caesar.
  2. Of or relating to the Julia programming language.

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CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Julian. Also from Spanish Julián.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ju‧lian

Proper nounEdit

Julian

  1. a male given name from English

DanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Julian

  1. a male given name derived from Latin Julianus

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately, from Latin iūliānus.

Proper nounEdit

Julian m

  1. a male given name

Usage notesEdit

  • son of Julian: Juliansson
  • daughter of Julian: Juliansdóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Julian
Accusative Julian
Dative Juliani
Genitive Julians

FinnishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Julian

  1. Genitive singular form of Julia.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Julian.

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Proper nounEdit

Julian m

  1. a male given name, English variant of Julien

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Julian m (proper noun, strong, genitive Julians)

  1. a male given name from Latin Julianus

NorwegianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Julian

  1. a male given name derived from Latin Julianus

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin Iulianus.

PronunciationEdit

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Julian m pers

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Julian

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Further readingEdit

  • Julian in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Julian in Polish dictionaries at PWN

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish Julián.

Proper nounEdit

Julian

  1. a male given name from Spanish