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  1. A diminutive of the female given name Julia.
    • 1906 John Galsworthy, The Forsyte Saga: The Man of Property: Chapter 1:
      Seated in a row close to one another were three ladies — Aunts Ann, Hester (the two Forsyte maids), and Juley (short for Julia), who not in first youth had so far forgotten herself as to marry Septimus Small, a man of poor constitution.