Main definitions of Julian in English

: Julian1Julian2

Julian1

adjective

  • Of or associated with Julius Caesar.

Origin

From Latin Julianus, from the given name Julius.

Pronunciation:

Julian

/ˈdʒuːlɪən/

Main definitions of Julian in English

: Julian1Julian2

Julian2

proper noun

  • (c.331–63 ad), Roman emperor 360–3, nephew of Constantine; full name Flavius Claudius Julianus; known as the Apostate. He restored paganism as the state cult in place of Christianity, but this move was reversed after his death on campaign against the Persians.

Pronunciation:

Julian

/ˈdʒuːlɪən/