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Julie

[joo-lee] /ˈdʒu li/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Julia.

July

[joo-lahy, juh-lahy] /dʒuˈlaɪ, dʒəˈlaɪ/
noun, plural Julies, Julys.
1.
the seventh month of the year, containing 31 days.
Abbreviation: Jul.
Origin of July
1050
before 1050; Middle English julie < Anglo-French < Latin Jūlius (Caesar), after whom it was named; replacing Old English Julius < Latin; Middle English ju(i)l < Old French < Latin
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  • Anyhow, he was the grandfather of M. Antonin Mairaut, julies husband.

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  • It was only an echo of julies laugh, sighed the Captain, in relief.

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  • Directly under julies back was a great iron bolt but she could not move far enough to either one side or the other to avoid it.

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  • julies brag about falling fast asleep in a jiffy proved false, for she could not rest comfortably because of the bolt.

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  • Sound carries far over the water, so julies singing was heard by the rescuers as soon as they came out into the lake.

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  • They were jogging along comfortably when julies horse suddenly leaped aside and climbed a steep bank beside the trail.

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  • And too clumsy for them to handle well, Betty added, but she had best have left that unsaid, as julies wrath exploded.

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  • Mrs. Vernon smiled at this added proof of julies mental alertness, but she shook her head as she said: Not a walk, but a ride.

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  • We must get old Mairaut to agree that all the money, julies and Antonins, shall be the joint property of them both.

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  • Of julies manner of love-making we shall permit her to tell us, a little later, in her own way.

British Dictionary definitions for julies

July

/dʒuːˈlaɪ; dʒə-; dʒʊ-/
noun (pl) -lies
1.
the seventh month of the year, consisting of 31 days
Word Origin
C13: from Anglo-French julie, from Latin Jūlius, after Gaius Julius Caesar, in whose honour it was named
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Word Origin and History for julies

Julie

fem. proper name, Englishing of Julia.

July

c.1050, Iulius, from Anglo-French julie, Old French Jule, from Latin Iulius "fifth month of the Roman calendar" (which began its year in March), renamed after his death and deification in honor of Gaius Julius Caesar, who was born in this month, which formerly in republican Rome was named Quintilis "fifth." Accented on first syllable in English until 18c. Replaced Old English liða se æfterra "later mildness," from liðe "mild."

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