Tula name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Tula mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Tula

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
Native American

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 people from Qatar and the United States agree the name Tula means "Balance".
  2. A user from India says the name Tula is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Weighing scale, balance scale, weight scale, sign of zodiac libra, resemblance, device for measuring weight".
  3. A submission from Alaska, U.S. says the name Tula means "Surging water".
  4. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Tula means "Beacon ; Maker".
  5. A user from South Carolina, U.S. says the name Tula is of Hindi origin and means "Born in the lunar month of Capricorn".
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From Spanish Tula, from Classical Nahuatl Tōllān (“place of bulrushes”), from tōllin (“bulrush”) + -tlān.

  1. A town in Hidalgo, Mexico, near the remains of the Toltec city Tollan.
The location of Tula Oblast.
  1. A city, the administrative center of Tula Oblast, Russia, 165 km south of Moscow.
  2. An oblast in western Russia.

From Russian Ту́ла (Túla).

  1. A city, the administrative center of Tula Oblast, Russia, 165 km south of Moscow.
  2. An oblast in western Russia.

    Tula was also found in the following language(s): Portuguese

    Notable Persons Named Tula

    Notable Persons Named Tula

    Cyd Charisse

    Cyd Charisse was an actress and dancer. She was most active from 1939 to 2007. Cyd was given the name Tula Ellice Finklea on March 8th, 1922 in Amarillo, Texas, U.S. Cyd is also known as Lily Norwood, Felia Siderova, and Maria Istomina. She left this life on June 17th, 2008.


    He passed away on October 3rd, 1795.


    Tulisa was given the name Tula Paulinea Contostavlos on July 13th, 1988 in London Borough of Camden. Tulisa is also known as Tulisa.

    Tula Uma

    Tula Uma is a ZP Chairperson of Karimnagar. She was most prominent from 2014 to present. Tula was born on December 25th, 1970 in Mothkuraopet, Telangana.

    Tula Rodríguez

    She was most active from 2000 to present.

    Tula Small

    Tula Small is a musician/tv personality. She was most prominent from 2005 to 2005. Tula was born on October 29th, 1984 in Gold Coast, Queensland.


    Notable Persons With the Last Name Tula

    Notable Persons With the Last Name Tula


    He passed away on October 3rd, 1795.

    Cristian Tula

    Cristian Tula is a soccer player for the Free agent, Club Ferro Carril Oeste, Club Atlético River Plate, Arsenal de Sarandí, San Lorenzo de Almagro, Atlético Nacional, and Club Atlético Independiente. Cristian was born on January 28th, 1978 in Rawson, Chubut.

    María Teresa Tula

    María was born on April 23rd, 1951 in Izalco, El Salvador.


    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Tula U.S.
      White 10.14% 64.26%
      African American 4.37% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 7.55% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 75.75% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Tula

    People with the last name Tula are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

    Entire United States

    Fun Facts about the name Tula

  1. How Popular is the name Tula? Tula is the 8,048th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tula was the 43,006th most popular name in 2010.
  2. How many people with the first name Tula have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,610 babies born with the first name Tula in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tula to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  3. What year were 5 or more babies first named Tula? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  4. When was Tula first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tula is Monday, October 3rd, 1870.
  5. What year had the most people named Tula born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tula was in 2019 with a total of 43 babies.
  6. Random Tula Factoid: According to the 1922 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tula is not a popular baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Alabama have the same name in 1922.
  7. Weird things about the name Tula: The name spelled backwards is Alut. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Alut. How do you pronounce that?
  8. How many people have the last name Tula? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 503 people with the last name Tula.
  9. How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tula? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tula as their last name since less than 1 person in 588k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  10. Tula name meaning

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