What does Ola mean?
Ola [ola] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Ola) is pronounced OH-lah. It is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Ola is "ancestor's relic". Also variant of Olesia (Greek) "man's defender".
Ola▼ has 1 variant: Olla.
Affiliated girl name: Olga.Creative forms:
(female) Olea, Olya, ..
(male) Olaan, Olaos, .. Middle name pairings:
Ola Alayah (O.A.), ..
How popular is Ola?
Ola is a very prominent first name for females (#599 out of 4276, Top 14%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#47654 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Ola reached its highest position of #150 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related girl names. Olga and Olla are the prominent varying forms of Ola appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Ola was at its peak in the 1900s (median #689).
Ola▼ is alike in pronunciation to Aalya, Aila, Ala, Ali, Alia▲, Aliah▲, Alie, Aliya, Alla, Ally, Alya, Ayala, Ayla▲, Eila, Eily, Ela, Elah, Elia, Ellia, Illa, Illia, Olia, Ulli, Yulia and Yulla. Other recommended names are Oba, Oda, Olva, Oma▼, Ora▼ and Orla. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ola.