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Juliet is an English personal name. It is thought to be derived from Juliette, a French diminutive of Julie. It ultimately comes from the Latin nomen (or clan name) Julius/Julia, or "son/daughter of Jove".[1]

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References

  1. ^ Think Baby Names - Meaning of Julius. Accessed November 24, 2008.

Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

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English

Etymology

From French Juliette, diminutive of Julie, the feminine form of Julius, a Roman family name.

Pronunciation

joo-lee-ET

Proper noun

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Juliet

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Juliet

  1. A female given name.
  2. One of the main characters of William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet.
  3. A woman who is or is with a great lover.
  4. By analogy with the Shakespearean character, a woman who is in love with a man from a family, party, or country opposing that of her own.
  5. The sixth moon of the planet Uranus.

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