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What does Lula mean?

Lula Pronunciation of Lula as a girls' name is of Old German derivation, and the meaning of the name Lula is "famous warrior; other, foreign". Lula is an alternate form of Louise (Old German). Lula is also a variation of Luella (Old English, Old German).




VARIANTS Lulu, Louella, Lola, Loella

RELATIONS VIA LOUISE, LUELLA Lluisa, Lois, Lolita, Lou, Louisa, Louiza, Lu, Luelle, Luisa, Luise, Lujza, Lulita



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How popular is Lula?

Lula is a very prominent first name for females (#357 out of 4276, Top 8%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#64934 out of 150436, Top 43%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Lula was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #43 in the U.S. then, and is at #1860 currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Lois (#1693 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Lola (#239), Lolita, Lou, Louella, Louisa (#732), Louise (#800), Lu, Luella (#954), Luisa (#1112) and Lulu are the prominent varying forms of Lula (#1860). Other forms, like Louiza, are uncommon. These forms of Lula reached the top of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (ADOPTION OF 2.2%) and are now much less popular (ADOPTION 0.2%, DOWN 92.6%), with versions such as Louisa becoming less stylish. Luisa is the most trendy birth name here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lula, Lois, Lola, Lolita, Lou in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Louella, Louisa, Louise, Lu, Luella in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Luisa, Lulu in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lois, Lola, Louise outside U.S.

Similar Names

Lula is pronounced similarly to Laela, Lala, Laleh, Lalia, Laliah, Lalla, Lallia, Lally, Lalya, Lealia, Leelia, Leilah, Lellia, Lili, Lilia, Lilie, Lilla, Lilo, Lily, Loela, Loelia, Lolla, Lolly, Loulou and Lyla. Other recommended sound-alike names are Alla, Ayla, Beula, Byla, Eula, Giula, Iola, Isla, Kala, Kyla, Lal, Lana, Lauda, Laura, Lea, Leda, Leia, Lena, Lexa, Leya, Lil, Lira, Lisa, Liya, Liza, Lona, Luana, Luba, Lubah, Luce, Lucia, Luna, Lura, Lusa, Lyna, Lyra, Mala, Nola, Nula, Ola, Oula, Paula, Pola, Seula, Shula, Sula, Tula, Yula, Zila and Zola. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lula.

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