Meaning and name origin
Lupita \l(u)-pi-ta\ as a girl's 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.
Lupita is a very popular first name for females (#1821 out of 4276, Top 43%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).