Juliet

noun
Ju·​liet | \ ˈjül-yət How to pronounce Juliet (audio) , ˌjü-lē-ˈet How to pronounce Juliet (audio) , ˈjü-lē-ˌet \

Definition of Juliet

: the heroine of Shakespeare's tragedy Romeo and Juliet who dies for love of Romeo

First Known Use of Juliet

1595, in the meaning defined above

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3 Sep 2020

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“Juliet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Juliet. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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