Zula name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zula

User Submitted Origins

Slovak (Slovakia)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Oregon, U.S., the name Zula is of Slovak (Slovakia) origin and means "Granite".
  2. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Zula is of Swahili origin and means "Brilliant".
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International Interest
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  1. (petrology) granite

Notable Persons Named Zula

Notable Persons Named Zula

Zula Pogorzelska

Zula Pogorzelska was an actress, dancer, and singer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1926 to 1934. Zula was given the name Zofia Pogorzelska in 1896 in Yevpatoria, Taurida Governorate, Russian Empire. She breathed her last breath in 1936.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zula U.S.
  White 92.79% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zula

People with the last name Zula are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Zula

  • How Popular is the name Zula? Zula is the 4,227th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zula was the 148,347th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zula have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,377 babies born with the first name Zula in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zula to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zula? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 27 new born babies.
  • When was Zula first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zula is Sunday, December 30th, 1866.
  • What year had the most people named Zula born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zula was in 1922 with a total of 127 babies.
  • Random Zula Factoid: According to the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zula is not a popular baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Mississippi have the same name in 1919.
  • Weird things about the name Zula: The name spelled backwards is Aluz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Zual. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zula? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 111 people with the last name Zula.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zula? Zula is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Zula name meaning

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