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Justus - Meaning of Justus

What does Justus mean?

[ 2 syll. ju-(s)tus, jus-t-us ] The baby boy name Justus is also used as a girl name, but it is much more common for boys. It is pronounced in English as JHAHS-TahS †.

1: Justus is largely used in the English language and it is derived from Latin origins. It is derived literally from the word 'justus' meaning just, righteous, fair.

Joost (African and Dutch), Just (French), Justino (Spanish), and Justinus are variants of Justus.

2: Justus's origin is Hebrew. The name Justus could be from the older form Zadok (Hebrew). It was borne by Justus of Tiberias, a 1st-century Jewish bishop, leader, and historian.

In addition, Justus is a variant of the name Justice (English).

Justus is also a German variant of the name Justin (English and French).

See also the related categories, leader (king), righteous (holy), hebrew, and jewish.

Justus is a classic favorite. At present it is still somewhat popular as a baby name for boys, though not to the extent it was before. At the modest peak of its usage in 2002, 0.014% of baby boys were given the name Justus. Its ranking then was #646. The baby name has since suffered a marked loss in popularity, and is of irregular use in recent years. In 2018, its usage was only 0.011% and its ranking #972. Out of the group of boy names directly linked to Justus, Justin was the most popular. In 2018, its use outnumbered Justus's by 13 times.

Baby names that sound like Justus include Jagdish, Jeta, Juda, Judah, Judas, Judda, Juddah, Judoc, Justek, Justic, Justice, Justise, Justiz, Justyce, Justyss, Giuda, Jagadis, Jagadish, Jededish, and Jettea.

† Pronunciation for Justus: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"


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