communications code word

Ju·​li·​ett ˌjü-lē-ˈet How to pronounce Juliett (audio)
used as a code word for the letter j

Word History


probably irregular from Juliet

First Known Use

1952, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Juliett was in 1952

Dictionary Entries Near Juliett

Cite this Entry

“Juliett.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Juliett. Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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