French from Latin
"little Julia"

Juliette Origin and Meaning

The name Juliette is girl's name of French origin meaning "little Julia".
Juliette, pronounced with the emphasis on the last syllable, adds a little something extra to Juliet. In the past years it has been rising up the chart.

Juliet originated in the Middle Ages as a diminutive form of Julian, then a predominantly female name. It ultimately derives from Julius, a Roman family name. Its origin is shrouded in history, but possible roots include Latin iuvenis, meaning "youthful"; Greek ioulos, meaning "downy-bearded"; or Jovis, a form of Jupiter, which means "sky father".
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Famous People Named Juliette

  • Juliette LewisAmerican actress
  • Juliette Stalens BinocheFrench actress
  • Juliette GrecoFrench actress/singer
  • Juliette Rose GogliaAmerican actress
  • Juliette Gordon LowAmerican founder of the Girl Scouts of the USA
  • JeanneFrançoise Julie Adélaïde "Juliette" Récamier, French salon hostess
  • Juliette (Noureddine)French singer
  • Juliette (Augustina Sysak Cavazzi)Canadian singer
  • Juliette Paxton Atkinson (Buxton)American tennis player
  • Juliette MaynielFrench actress
  • Juliette Besson (b. 1987)daughter of director Luc Besson and actress Anne Parillaud
  • Juliette Loraine Gauntt (b. 1997)daughter of actress Janine Turner
  • Juliette Delldaughter of Dell founder Michael Dell
  • Juliette Lemley (b. 2002)daughter of actress Sophie Marceau and producer Jim Lemley
  • Juliette MacArthur Rappaportdaughter of actor James MacArthur
  • Juliette Rose Willis8th child (5th daughter) of the family band, The Willis Clan
  • Juliette FretteAmerican model, Playmate of the Month for June 2008

Juliette in Pop Culture

  • "Juliette"song by Little Feat
  • "Juliette" novel by the Marquis de Sade
  • Juliette Silvertoncharacter on TV's "Grimm"
  • Juliette Ferrarscharacter in "Shatter Me" by Tahereh Mafi
  • Juliette "Jules" Paxtoncharacter in movie "Bend it Like Beckham"
  • "Juliette & Jonathan"song by Lotta Engberg
  • Juliette and the LicksAmerican rock band led by Juliette Lewis
  • "Mademoiselle Juliette"song by Alizee
  • "Juliette" song by Shinee
  • Juliette Waybournea character on TV's "Higher Ground"
  • Juliette "Julie" Andromeda Maocharacter in "The Expanse" book/TV series
  • Juliette Barnescharacter on TV's "Nashville"