Meaning and name origin
Lula \l(u)-la\ as a girl's name is of Old German and Old English origin, and the meaning of Lula is "famous warrior". Lula is a variant of Louise (Old German): feminine of Louis; French version of Ludwig. Also a variant of Luella (Old English): blend of Louise (Old German) "famous warrior" and Ella (Old German) "other, foreign".
Lula is a very popular first name for females (#357 out of 4276, Top 8%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Lula for girls. Lula reached its highest rank of #43 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lula and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Lola (#236), Lulu, Lula, Louise, Louella and Luella. (2014 statistics).
Lula▼ is also pronounced similarly to Laela, Laila▲, Lala, Lali, Lalia, Lalla, Lalya, Layla▲, Leala, Leela, Leila▲, Lela▼, Lelah▼, Lelia▼, Leola▼, Leyla▲, Lila▲, Lilah▲, Lili, Lilia, Lilla▼, Lilo, Lily▲, Loela, Lolla, Lyla▲ and Lylah▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Eula▼, Lal, Lil, Luba, Luna▲, Lura▼, Lusa, Nula, Oula, Sula▼, Tula and Yula. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lula.