What does Lupita mean?
Lupita \l(u)-pi-ta\ 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.
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)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Lupita and corresponding names. Prominent varying forms of Lupita (#unlisted) are Guadalupe (#480 last year) and Lupe. Adoption of this girl name reached its peak during 1920-1929 and has become much lower since, with the forms Guadalupe and Lupe becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)