Meaning and name origin
Tula \t(u)-la\ as a girl's name is of Native American Indian, Spanish and Latin origin, and the meaning of Tula is "leaping water". Tula is a variant of Tallulah (Native American Indian): related to the Choctaw word for water, "oka". Also a variant of Tulia (Spanish, Latin): from an ancient Roman family name, Tullius.
Tula is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3923 out of 4276, Top 92%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Tula for girls. Tula has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Tula is also pronounced similarly to Talea, Tali, Talia▲, Talya, Tayla, Teela, Tola, Tully, Tuwyla, Twila▼, Twyla and Tyla. Other suggested similar baby names are Eula▼, Lula▼, Nula, Oula, Sula▼, Tal and Yula. These names tend to be less commonly used than Tula.