Home > Ula


What does Ula mean?

Ula Pronunciation of Ula [ula] as a girls' name is pronounced OO-luh. It is of Scandinavian, Celtic and Hawaiian origin, and the meaning of Ula is "wealthy; gem of the sea; sacred red". A Spanish short form of Eulalie.

Associated with: scandinavian, wealthy, sea, sacred (light), red.


Ula has 4 variants: Eula, Ulla, Ulli and Yulla.

Creative forms:
(female) Ura, Uula, ..

(male) Ulah, Ulai, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ula Mckinley (U.M.), ..

How popular is Ula?

Ula is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3341 out of 4276, Top 78%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Ula was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its top rank of #1010 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ula name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ula outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Ula ranked in the Top 2000 are Eulalie and Eula. Adoption of these relations of Ula was at its apex 115 years ago (adoption of 0.1%), but now, the form Eula has gone out of style.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ula, Eula, Eulalie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ula and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ula is alike in pronunciation to Alah, Alais, Alea, Aleea, Ali, Alia, Alie, Aliya, Alli, Allia, Ally, Ayala, Eilah, Ela, Eli, Elli, Eulia, Iola, Ola, Olia, Olla, Oula, Willa, Yola and Yulia. Other suggested similar names are Uda, Ulka, Ulva, Uma, Una and Uta. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ula.

See names
in meaning and etymology.