[ 1 syll. ju-le, jul-e ] The baby girl name Jule is also used as a boy name, though it is slightly more popular for girls. It is pronounced JHUWL †. Jule's origin is English and Latin, and its use, German and English.
Jule is a form of the English Jewel.
Jule is also a diminutive of the English, German, Polish, Portuguese, and Spanish Julia in the German language.
Jule is also a diminutive of Juliana in the English language.
See also the related category german.
Jule is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the height of its usage in 1912, 0.006% of baby girls were named Jule. It had a ranking of #842 then. The baby name has seen a drop in frequency since then, and is used only on a very modest scale today. Within the family of girl names directly related to Jule, Julia was the most regularly used in 2018. Though there were times prior to 1908 when more boys than baby girls were given the name Jule, the name is today somewhat more frequently used for baby girls.
† Pronunciation for Jule: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"