Name: Juliet

Origin and Meaning of the Name Juliet

  • Meaning:
    Down-bearded youth
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (joo lee ET)
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Miscellaneous Info for Juliet

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Juliet is the name of the ill-fated heroine of Shakespeare's tragedy "Romeo and Juliet". A moon of the planet Uranus is named after this character.

    Juliet is the NATO Phonetic Alphabet word for the letter 'J'.

    Juliet Stevenson is a British actress.

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