Juliet

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Translingual[edit]

Noun[edit]

Juliet

  1. Misspelling of Juliett from the NATO/ICAO Phonetic Alphabet.

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian Giulietta, diminutive of Giulia, from Latin Iūlia, feminine of Iūlius, a Roman family name. Cognate with French Juliette.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdʒuːlɪɛt/
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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌdʒuliˈɛt/, /ˈdʒuliət/
  • Rhymes: (US) -ɛt

Proper noun[edit]

Juliet

  1. A female given name from Latin.
    • 1977 Timothy Findley, The Wars, Delacorte Press/S. Lawrence, →ISBN, page 110:
      "All I ask," she says, fitting the cigarette into a holder, "is that you don't call me Juli-et. I cannot abide Juli-et. It maddens me!" "Yes, ma'am." "Here, we say Joolyut. Joolyut. Joolyut. Say it for me."
  2. One of the main characters of William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet.
  3. A woman who is or is with a great lover.
  4. By analogy with the Shakespearean character, a woman who is in love with a man from a family, party, or country opposing that of her own.
  5. (astronomy) The sixth moon of the planet Uranus.

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Etymology[edit]

From English Juliet, from Italian Giulietta, diminutive form of Giulia (Julia), from Julius, a Roman family name.

Proper noun[edit]

Juliet

  1. a female given name from Latin
  2. one of the main characters of William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet
  3. (astronomy) the sixth moon of the planet Uranus