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Lala

What does Lala mean?

Lala Pronunciation of Lala [lala] as a girls' name is of Slavic origin, and the meaning of Lala is "tulip". Also the Hawaiian equivalent of Lara.

Variations

Lala has 1 variant: Lalla.

Related girl name: Esmeralda.

3 more related forms via Lara: Larina, Larita and Larra.

Creative forms:
(female) Lalar, Larla, ..

(male) Lalaw, Lalu, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lala Estelle (L.E.), ..

How popular is Lala?

Lala is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3164 out of 4276, Top 74%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#23087 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Lala reached its highest rank of #925 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lala name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lala outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related girl names. Esmeralda (#369 from current records), Lalla, Lara (#817) and Larita are the prominent variation forms of Lala. Other forms, like Larina, are uncommon. These forms of Lala were at the top of their popularity 2 decades ago (usage of 0.16%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.06%, down 62.6%), with the form Esmeralda becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lala, Esmeralda, Lalla, Lara, Larita in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lara outside U.S.

Similar Names

Lala is pronounced similarly to Laily, Laleh, Laliah, Lallia, Lallie, Lally, Layla, Leala, Lealia, Lealie, Leela, Leelia, Leilah, Lelah, Lellia, Leola, Lilah, Lilli, Lillia, Lilo, Lily, Loella, Lolla, Luella and Lula. Other recommended names are Aila, Ala, Alala, Alla, Amala, Ayala, Cala, Dalla, Eila, Eula, Gala, Hala, Jola, Kaela, Kahla, Kala, Katla, Kayla, Lada, Laday, Lael, Laina, Lake, Lal, Lana, Lanah, Lane, Lanna, Lata, Leda, Lida, Lil, Lina, Lisa, Liza, Luba, Lusa, Lyra, Mala, Mela, Naila, Neala, Nela, Nola, Ola, Olla, Raula, Sela, Tayla and Vala. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lala.

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