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

/ˈjo͞olyən//ˈdʒuljən/

Main definitions of Julian in English

: Julian1Julian2

Julian2

proper noun

  • (c.AD 331–363), Roman emperor 360–363; 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 was reversed after his death.

Pronunciation

Julian

/ˈjo͞olyən//ˈdʒuljən/