[ 3 syll. ju-lio, jul-io ] The baby boy name Julio is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is ZHUW-Liy-uw (Portuguese) or HHUW-LYow (Spanish) †. Julio is an English, Hispanic, and Spanish name of Latin origin.
Julio is a variant of the name Julian (English, German, Spanish, and Polish).
Julio is also an English, Hispanic, and Spanish variant of the name Julius (English, German, and Greek).
See also the related category spanish.
Julio is a classic favorite. Currently it is still fairly popular as a baby name for boys, though to a lesser extent than it was before. The name's popularity jumped from the 1900s up to the 1990s. At the modest peak of its usage in 1992, 0.073% of baby boys were given the name Julio. Its ranking then was #201. The baby name has since declined in popularity. In 2018, its usage was 0.028% and its ranking #522. Out of the group of boy names directly linked to Julio, Julian was the most widely used. In 2018, its use outnumbered Julio's by 15 times. Julio has in the past century been predominantly given to baby boys.
† Pronunciation for Julio: ZH as in "beige (B.EY.ZH" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"