Meaning and name origin
Lulu \l(u)-lu\ as a girl's name is pronounced LOO-loo. It is of Swahili, Tanzanian and Hawaiian origin, and the meaning of Lulu is "precious; pearl; calm, peaceful, protected". Also a pet form of names like Louise (Old German) "famous warrior" and Luella. Fashion designer Lulu Guinness.
Lulu is a very popular first name for females (#1499 out of 4276, Top 35%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Lulu for girls. Lulu reached its highest rank of #95 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Lulu▼ is also pronounced similarly to Lala, Lali, Lela▼, Lila▲, Lili, Lilo, Lily▲, Lola▲, Loulou, Lula▼ and Lyla▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Lal and Lil. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lulu.