What does Louella mean?
Louella /louel-la/ as a girls' name is of Old German derivation, and the name Louella means "famous warrior; other, foreign". Louella is a variant form, with the suffix -ella, of Lou: short variation of Louann. Louella is also a variant of Louise (Old German). Louella is also used as a variant of Luella (Old English, Old German).
Associated with: warrior
(female) Louelli, Louelya, ..
(male) Louelley, Louello, ..
How popular is Louella?
Louella is a very popular first name for women (#990 out of 4276, Top 23%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name statistics of Louella for girls. Louella reached its highest rank of #274 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Louella and related names. Lola (#236 in 2014), Lou, Louanna, Louisa (#973), Louise (#1219), Luella (#1509), Lula and Lulu are the prominent alternative forms of Louella. Other forms, like Luelle, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Louella was at its peak in the 1910s (usage of 1.39%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.11%, ▼92.4%).
Louella▼ is alike in pronunciation to Laela, Lalla, Leala, Leela, Leelia, Leila▲, Lela▼, Lelia▼, Lellia, Leola▼, Leyla▲, Lilla▼, Loela, Loelia, Lolla and Lolly. Other recommended names are Agnella (see Agnes), Aviella, Chella, Corella, Cornella, Diella, Donella, Estella▼, Fenella, Fidella, Hella, Huella, Isobella, Jenella, Jinella, Joela, Joella, Jonella, Jowella, Korella, Labella, Laurell, Laurella, Lavella, Lemuella, Lemuellah (see Lemuela), Lorelle, Lorenna, Lorenza, Loreta, Loretta▼, Lorrella, Lovella, Lucila, Lynell, Morella, Mosella, Noella, Norella, Novella▼, Nualla, Onjella, Orbella, Orella, Pamella, Paulla, Rexella, Robella, Romella, Ronella, Rosella▼, Rozella, Sadella, Samella, Samuella, Shella, Sybella, Udella and Yudella. These names tend to be less frequently used than Louella.