English word name
"month name"

July Origin and Meaning

The name July is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "month name".

Most things Jul-related – from the month of July to popular modern names Julia and Julian – originate with Roman emperor Julius Caesar, and the month name July is no exception. Fifteen girls and seven boys were named July in 2013, putting this month name into the class of gender neutral names.

In the 21st century, July feels – literally and figuratively – hotter than June.

Famous People Named July

  • July BurkovskaLatvian model

July in Pop Culture

  • Julyquiet orphan in musical "Annie"
  • 7th month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars

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