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Julian, also spelt Julien, is a common given name in the British Isles and elsewhere in Europe, mostly to males but valid as a female name. It is from the same root as Julius and thus ultimately shares the Latin element related to the meaning "sky", as the name Jove and Jupiter. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

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People

Notable people named Julien/Julian include:


Rulers

Didius Julianus Marcus Severus Didius Julianus (133–193) was emperor of the Roman Empire from 28 March until 1 June 193. ... Antoninianus of Iulianus, celebrating the two provinces of Pannonia. ... Flavius Claudius Iulianus (331–June 26, 363), was a Roman Emperor (361–363) of the Constantinian dynasty. ... (Also known as Julian or Julianus ben Sahir) Messianic leader of the Samaritans. ... In the late seventh and early eighth centuries, Julian, count of Ceuta in North Africa, held the African Pillar of Hercules for Christendom. ...

Religion

Julian of Toledo (642-690 CE) was born to Jewish parents in Toledo, Hispania, but raised Christian. ... The Archdiocese of Zaragoza (Latin, Caesaraugustana) is located in north-eastern Spain, in the province of Zaragoza, part of the autonomous community of Aragón. ... The legend of Julian the Hospitaller, also known as Julian the Poor, is today believed by scholars to be fully legendary. ... Saint Julian of Le Mans ( Saint-Julien du Mans) (3rd century; perhaps 4th century) is honored as the first bishop of Le Mans. ... The Cathédrale St-Julien in Le Mans is dedicated to Julian of Le Mans, considered the first bishop of Le Mans The Diocese of Le Mans comprises the entire Department of Sarthe. ... Julian of Norwich (c. ... Saints Julian and Basilissa (d. ... Please wikify (format) this article or section as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ... Saint Julian of Antioch (sometimes called Julian of Cilicia, Julian of Anazarbus, Julian of Tarsus) is venerated as a Christian martyr of the fourth century. ... Friar Julian was one of a group of Hungarian Dominican monks who, in 1235, left Hungary in order to find those Magyars who — according to the chronicles — remained in the eastern homeland. ... Laudare, Benedicere, Praedicare (Praise, Bless, Preach) Saint Dominic saw the need for a new type of organization to address the needs of his time, one that would bring the dedication and systematic education of the older monastic orders to bear on the religious problems of the burgeoning population of cities... Romanus of Samosata (d. ...

Others

Percy Lavon Julian (April 11, 1899 – April 19, 1975) was an American research chemist and a pioneer in the chemical synthesis of medicinal drugs from plants. ... Julián Ríos or Julián Ruíz, commonly known by the aliases Julian, Julian Andretti or Jordan Rivers, (born October 12, 1970 in West Covina, California) is a male pornographic actor. ... Julian Edwin Cannonball Adderley (September 15, 1928 – August 8, 1975), originally from Tampa, Florida, was a jazz alto saxophonist of the small combo era of the 1950s and 1960s. ... Barnes as Francophile and Francophone in Bernard Pivots Double je (France 2, March 2005) Julian Patrick Barnes (born January 19, 1946 in Leicester) is a contemporary English writer whose novels and short stories have been seen as examples of postmodernism in literature. ... Julian Barratt Pettifer (born 4 May 1968) is an English comedian, musician, music producer and actor. ... Julian Bond (2004) Horace Julian Bond (born January 14, 1940) is an American leader of the American Civil Rights Movement. ... Madame Villa-Lobos and Julien Bream at the presentation of the Villa-Lobos Gold Medal, officially awarded to Julian Bream in 1976. ... Julian Fernando Casablancas (born August 23, 1978) is the vocalist and songwriter of the band The Strokes. ... Julian Cope (born Julian David Cope, on 21 October 1957) is a British rock musician, author, antiquary, musicologist, and poet who came to prominence in 1978 as the singer and songwriter in Liverpool post-punk band The Teardrop Explodes. ... Julian Wyatt Glover (born March 27, 1935) is an English actor. ... Julian Golley (born 1971-09-12) is a British triple jumper. ... Sir Julian Hodge (October 15, 1904 - July 17, 2004) was a London-born entrepreneur and banker who lived in Wales for most of his life, starting at age five. ... John Charles Julian Lennon known universally as Julian Lennon, (born April 8, 1963 in Liverpool, England) is an English singer, songwriter, musician, and first son of Beatle John Lennon and the only child of his first wife Cynthia Lennon. ... Julian Lloyd Webber (born April 14, 1951) is a British cellist. ... Julian Marley (born June 4, 1975 in London) is a reggae musician. ... Julian May (born July 10, 1931) is an American science fiction writer, best known for her Saga of Pliocene Exile (Saga of the Exiles in the UK) and Galactic Milieu books. ... Julian Dana William McMahon (born 27 July 1968) is a Golden Globe-nominated Australian actor and former fashion model. ... Julian Morrow on The Chasers War on Everything Julian Francis Xavier Morrow (born 1974) is an Australian political satirist most famous for being part of The Chaser team, and producing their television show The Chasers War On Everything. ... Julian Myerscough (born 1962 in Bolton, Lancashire) is a writer, record producer (of reissues of Edwardian music hall) and broadcaster and contributor for BBC Radio 4. ... Julian Rachlin is a Lithuanian-born violinist and violist. ... Julian Sands (born January 15, 1958) is a British actor. ... Justice Chouinard The Honourable Mr. ... Julien Dillens (8 June 1849 - November 1904) was a Belgian sculptor born in Antwerp, the son of a painter. ... Julien Duvivier (October 8, 1896 in Lille - October 30, 1967 in Paris) was a French film director. ... Julien Havet (Pierre Eugène) (April 4, 1853 - 1893), French historian, was born at Vitry-sur-Seine, the second son of Ernest Havet. ... Julien Josephson was the director of many plays during the silent era. ... Julien Lahaut (September 6, 1884, Seraing, near Liège, Belgium - August 18, 1950, Seraing) became a communist deputy and chairman of the Communist Party of Belgium, and was assassinated on August 18, 1950 at Seraing. ... This article or section needs additional references or sources. ... Julien Mory Sidibé (1927 - March 17, 2003) was bishop of Mali from 1974 until his death. ... Julien Offray de La Mettrie (December 25, 1709 - November 11, 1751) was a French physician and philosopher, the earliest of the materialist writers of the Enlightenment. ... Julien Raimond (1744-1801) was an indigo planter in Saint-Domingue (now Haiti). ...

Fictional

This article is about the television series. ... The Chronicles of Amber is a popular fantasy series by Roger Zelazny. ... Julian Subatoi Bashir, M.D., (played by Alexander Siddig) is a character in the fictional Star Trek universe. ... Enid Mary Blyton (August 11, 1897–November 28, 1968) was a popular English childrens writer. ... Five Go Down to the Sea (1953). ...

Other uses

Julian by Gore Vidal is a historical novel in the first person dealing with the life of the Roman emperor Flavius Claudius Julianus, known as Julian the Apostate, who reigned 360-363 CE. He was the last direct relative of Constantine the Great to assume the purple, his father being... Flavius Claudius Iulianus (331–June 26, 363), was a Roman Emperor (361–363) of the Constantinian dynasty. ... Julien sink (Credit: Julien) Julien Inc. ... Juan Goytisolo (full name Juan Goytisolo Gay) is a Spanish poet and novelist. ...

Time

The Julian calendar was a reform of the Roman calendar which was introduced by Julius Caesar in 46 BC and came into force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ... “JDN” redirects here. ...

Geography


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Julian the Apostate - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (2353 words)
Julian, born in 331 in Constantinople, was the son of Julius Constantius, half brother of Constantine I, and his second wife, Basilina.
Julian was succeeded by the short-lived Emperor Jovian.
Julian's tale was told by his closest companion, the christian saint, Caesarius and accounts for the transition from a christian philosophy student in Athens to a pagan Roman Augustus of the old nature.
Julian - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (140 words)
Julian the Apostate, (331/332–363), Flavius Claudius Julianus, Roman emperor
Julian of Norwich, (1342–c.1413), a woman English mystic
Julian, California, an alpine town in the United States renowned for its apple pie
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