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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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  • 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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  • Anyhow, he was the grandfather of M. Antonin Mairaut, julies husband.

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  • Dr. Ware had told him so long ago, but somehow he only now began to realize it since Jack had expressed it in julies simple way.

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

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  • julies little sermon had sunk deep into his receptive mind and kindled his imagination to deeds of valor like some knight of old.

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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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  • Mrs. Lennox rose and smiled into julies grave eyes as she held out her hand to say good-by.

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

  • 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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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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