[ 3 syll. ju-liet, jul-i-et ] The baby girl name Juliet is pronounced as JHuw-Liy-EHT †. Juliet is largely used in English and French, and its origin is Latin. Juliet is an English and French pet form of the name Julie (English, French, and Scandinavian) as well as a variant transcription of the name Julia (English, German, Polish, Portuguese, and Spanish).
See also the related form, Lajuliet.
Juliet is popular as a baby name for girls. The name's popularity has been rising since the 1990s. At the modest peak of its usage in 2017, 0.073% of baby girls were named Juliet. Its ranking then was #226. In 2018, its usage was 0.072% and its ranking #242, and it was the 2nd most popular after Julia, out of all girl names in its group. In 2018, the name was twice as popular as Juliet.
Baby names that sound like Juliet include Juliette, Julyet, Joletta, Joliet, Joliette, Gilada, Giladah, Gilead, Julieta, Julietta, Giulietta, Jillet, Jillette, Jolette, Juillet, Julitte, and Gillette.
† Pronunciation for Juliet: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"