What does Luella mean?
Luella \lu(el)-la\ as a girls' name is of Old English and Old German origin, and the meaning of Luella is "famous warrior; other, foreign". Blend of Louise and Ella. Can also possibly be traced back to Lucy. Columnist Louella Parsons.
Luella▼ has 41 more related variations via Ella, Louella, Louise, Lucy: Alla, Ela, Elle, Elli, Ellia, Elly, Lluisa, Lola, Lolita▼, Louisa▼, Louiza, Loulou, Lovisa, Luce, Lucetta, Lucette, Luci, Lucia, Luciana, Lucida, Lucie▼, Lucile▼, Lucilia, Lucilla, Lucille, Lucina, Lucinda▼, Lucine, Lucita, Lucyja, Lucyna, Lucza, Ludwiga, Luisa▼, Luise, Lujza, Lujzika, Lulita, Lusita, Luz▼ and Luzija.
Luella is a very popular first name for women (#670 out of 4276, Top 16%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Luella for girls. Luella reached its apex position of #155 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Luella and related names. Ella (#17 in 2014), Lucy (#62), Lucia (#230), Lola (#236), Lucille (#343), Elle (#395), Luciana (#469), Louisa (#973), Lucinda, Luisa, Luz, Lulu, Lula, Lucie, Louella, Lou, Louise, Lovisa, Lolita, Lu and Lucile are the popular varying forms of Luella. Usage of these girl names was at its apex during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.5634%) and is now much less (usage 0.2398%, down 57.4%), with versions such as Luz, Lou, Louella, Louise and Lucie becoming somewhat outmoded. The most fashionable names for newborns in this compilation are Lucille (#343), Luciana (#469), Lucia (#230), Elle (#395) and Lucy (#62), and there is also a rebound in baby name usage for Lucia, Lucille and Lucy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Luella▼ is pronounced similarly to Laela, Lalla, Leala, Leela, Leelia, Leila, Lela▼, Lelia▼, Lellia, Leola▼, Leyla, Lilla▼, Loela, Loelia and Lolla. Another recommended similar baby name is Huella. These names tend to be less commonly used than Luella.