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pinWhat does Lula mean?

Lula /lu-la/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old German derivation, and the meaning of the name Lula is "famous warrior; other, foreign". Lula is an alternate form of Louise (Old German) with the suffix -la. Lula is also a variation of Luella (Old English, Old German).


Lula has 4 variants: Loella, Lola, Louella and Lulu.

Lula has 33 more relations via Louise, Luella: Aloisa, Aloise, Aloysia, Eloisa, Eloise, Heloisa, Heloise, Lluisa, Lois, Loise, Lolita, Lou, Louisa, Louisetta, Louisette, Louisiana, Louisiane, Louisina, Louisine, Louiza, Lovisa, Lowise, Loyise, Lu, Ludovica, Ludovika, Ludwiga, Luelle, Luisa, Luise, Lujza, Lujzika and Lulita.

Kreatif forms: Luleo, Luly. [more]

pinHow popular is Lula?

Lula is a very prominent first name for females (#357 out of 4276, Top 8%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#64934 out of 150436, Top 43%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Lula for girls. Lula was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #43 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lula name in U.S.

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

Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Lula and affiliated names. Eloisa, Eloise (#300 the previous year), Lois, Lola (#236), Lolita, Lou, Louella, Louisa (#973), Louise, Lovisa, Lu, Luella, Luisa and Lulu are the prominent varying forms of Lula. Forms like Louisina are uncommon. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.5657%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.0994%, down 82.4%), with versions such as Eloisa, Louise, Luella, Luisa and Lula becoming somewhat outmoded. Eloise (#300) and Lola (#236) are two of the more trendy birth names here, with both names having a rebound in usage. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lula, Eloisa, Eloise, Lois, Lola in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lolita, Lou, Louella, Louisa, Louise in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lu, Luella, Luisa, Lulu in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eloise, Lois, Lola, Louise, Lovisa outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Lula is 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 recommended 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.