What does Zola mean?
Zola [zo-la] as a girls' name is of Italian origin, and the meaning of Zola is "lump of earth". Also possibly invented as a combination of "zo" and "la". 19th cenutyr French novelist Emile Zola; runner Zola Budd.
(female) Zole, Zula, ..
(male) Zoah, Zolai, .. Middle name pairings:
Zola Braylee (Z.B.), ..
How popular is Zola?
Zola is a very prominent first name for women (#1634 out of 4276, Top 38%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#25610 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Zola reached its top rank of #415 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, and is presently at #1672. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Izola is the only other popular varying form of Zola (#1672 a year ago) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Zola was at its apex 115 years ago (adoption of 0.02%) and has become significantly less since.
Zola▼ is alike in pronunciation to Ceila, Cela, Celia▼, Cili, Cilia, Cilla, Seila, Sela, Selia, Seula, Silia, Silya, Sula, Xyla, Xylia, Zalia, Zaylia, Zelia, Zelie, Zila, Zilla, Zillah, Zoelie and Zylia. Other suggested similar names are Adola, Arla, Cala, Dila, Dola, Eila, Enola, Eula▼, Fila, Gala, Gila, Hala, Iola▼, Joela, Jola, Kala▼, Lela▼, Loela, Lola, Lolla, Lula▼, Mala, Mila▲, Nela, Nila, Nola, Nowla, Oula, Paola▼, Pola, Tola, Tula, Ula, Ulla, Viola▼, Yola, Zana, Zara▲, Zele, Zelma▼, Zena, Zia, Zoee, Zofi, Zofya, Zoia, Zoie▲, Zona▼, Zora▼, Zoya and Zyta. These names tend to be less frequently used than Zola.See names in meaning and etymology.