What does Lupita mean?
Lupita /lupi-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced loo-PEE-tah. It is of Spanish origin. Short form of Guadalupe. Refers to the Virgin Mary as she miraculously appeared to a peasant boy in Guadalupe, Mexico.
How popular is Lupita?
Lupita is a very prominent first name for women (#1821 out of 4276, Top 43%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Lupita (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 are Guadalupe (#480 last year) and Lupe. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.6395%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.26%, down 59.3%), with the forms Guadalupe and Lupe becoming less in vogue. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Lupita and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)