- a male given name: a Roman family name.
- Saint,died a.d. 352, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 337–352.
- Giuliano della Rovere, 1443–1513, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1503–13.
- Giammaria Ciocchi del MonteGiovanni Maria del Monte, 1487–1555, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1550–55.
Examples from the Web for julius
We do have the writings of Sextus Julius Frontinus—but what he wrote was a treatise on aqueducts.So-Called ‘Biblical Scholar’ Says Jesus A Made-Up Myth
Candida Moss, Joel Baden
October 5, 2014
Inside was Mandelbaum, her twenty-four-year-old son Julius, and her most trusted confidant, Herman Stoude.Meet 'The Queen of Thieves' Marm Mandelbaum, New York City's First Mob Boss
J. North Conway
September 7, 2014
One of the few Americans to respond was Charlton Heston, with whom she had starred in Julius Caesar in 1970.Diana Rigg: GOT's Queen of Thorns Speaks
August 22, 2014
The second is the first generation born in America: people like Julius Shulman, Paul Rand, Alex Steinweiss, and Alvin Lustig.How Jews Created American Modernism
August 1, 2014
When Julius reports that the day after the Mahler benefited from “some new intensity,” we identify.Teju Cole’s Keen Eye Spares No One—Himself Included
July 9, 2014
Romeo and Juliet was to be performed in the afternoon, and Julius Caesar in the evening.The Foolish Lovers
St. John G. Ervine
What did Julius Caesar do when a party of senators tried to ruin him?Introductory American History
Henry Eldridge Bourne
He'd taken the cap'n's picture, and Julius's and Van Doozen's.
Julius, who was mate, was roosting on the lee rail amid-ships, helping him swear.
Upon that Julius was resolved, and the resolve was highly laudable.The Life of Cesare Borgia
- original name Guiliano della Rovere. 1443–1513, pope (1503–13). He completed the restoration of the Papal States to the Church, began the building of St Peter's, Rome (1506), and patronized Michelangelo, Raphael, and Bramante
Word Origin and History for julius
masc. proper name, from Latin Iulius, name of a Roman gens, perhaps a contraction of *Iovilios "pertaining to or descended from Jove."