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What does the name Julius mean?
Last Updated: 13th April, 2020
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Furthermore, what does Julius mean in Greek?
The name Julius is a Greek Baby Names baby name. In Greek Baby Names the meaning of the name Julius is: Downy. Hairy. Derived from the clan name of Roman dictator Gaius Julius Caesar.
Furthermore, what is the meaning of downy bearded? From a Roman family name that was possibly derived from Greek ιουλος (ioulos) meaning "downy-bearded". Alternatively, it could be related to the name of the Roman god JUPITER. Although this name was borne by several early saints, including a pope, it was rare during the Middle Ages.
Herein, what nationality is the name Julius?
The ancient and distinguished German surname Julius is derived from the Roman personal name "Julius," which is itself thought to be derived from the Greek "ioulos," meaning "downy-bearded." The surname indicates "son of Julius."
Who was Jove in the Bible?
Jove is the older name the Romans had for the god Jupiter (which derives from an alteration of Jovis pater, father Jove). Jupiter was the Roman god of the sky, the sovereign deity who had powers over both gods and men (he was later identified with the Greek Zeus).