Lola Name Information

Gender 👩 Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \lo-luh\
Number in U.S 👶 90,000
Rate in 2021 522
Numerology 🔢 4
Name origin 🌍 Spanish

Meaning of Lola

Originality and meaning:

The name Lola emerged as a nursery name for the Spanish Dolores. The meaning of Dolores in Spanish is “to sorrow” as in the title of Virgin Mary: our lady of sorrows. Lola is a pet form of Lolita. It gained popularity in English-speaking countries and became a well-used name.

In the 19th century, an Irish woman, Spanish dancer, and courtesan by the name of Eliza Gilbert experienced infamy when she became the mistress of the king Bavaria and was made a countess. The king gave her political power and started to have a downfall. Lola initiated a revolutionary movement that fell down the king and abdication. The name Lola has been very well-known till now mostly because of the works of this spunky woman.


Personality traits of Lola:

She is conservative by nature. She has good discipline in doing her job. She is a serious one which suffers from being unstable and undisciplined.  She always cares about the rules and most of the time follows the rules sensitively everywhere needed. She is a punctual girl that you would like to admire every time!

She is a nice time consumer. As she is always taking her time and most of the time she is in-time. She hates being in a hurry. Therefore, she tries to arrive early at any meeting or appointment. This time-taking is useful everywhere, not only in meetings. It is useful in every single portion of life. So, you should admire your daughter!

She is wise in constructing and building anything, especially houses and apartments. You can see your daughter as an architect now!

That is because she has a pearl of nice wisdom in generating new ideas for constructing great structures. She is also good at inventing brand-new things and objects. She has brilliant ideas for creating useful objects.

She is very trustworthy. She is reliable and the backbone of any friendly relationship, career, familiar relationship, and community. You can easily rely on her as a loyal daughter who is always on the right side. This is the personality that you can always count on.  

Some starred adjectives of Lola are solid, dependable, loyal, reliable, studious, hard-working, active, punctual, tidy, practical, and industrious.

Her most likely vocation: architect, engineer, designer, writer, song composer, planner, keeper of department store

Lucky day: Sunday

Lucky colors: gold, yellow, bronze, orange


The popularity of the name Lola:

In 1880 in the United States, the government started tracking naming trends and at that time Lola was one of the 100 top names. It did not lose its popularity until the 1940s and grew significantly until then. Until the 1980s, Lola experienced a fall down in the charts and lost its wide usage throughout the nation. This fall down persisted until the 2000s. That time, a coincidence led Lola to become famous again and that was nothing except being chosen by famous people for their daughters. This event helped a lot revive the name.

The golden time of Lola was between the years 2003 till 2006 in which Lola ranked in 700 positions in the name charts alone. The influential role of those famous people who found Lola a darling name and chose it to name their daughters is undeniable. Those popular parents were Kelly Ripa, Chris Rock, Jennie Garth, Denise Richards, and Charlie Sheen.

In the 21st century, this name was announced in celebrity news and started to become more well-known among American parents. They became more interested in naming their baby girls Lola. The name is gaining more and more fame as the years pass, but the point is that the pace is a little slower than in the first years of its emergence. As a whole, it is not in the position of the top 200 favorite names, but it is approaching there.

Lola has been used in many famous films such as “Lola Lola”, the femme fatale of the 1930 film The Blue Angel, acted by Marlene Dietrich. Lola is in fact a friendly, darling, and adorable name which catches the eyes of any parents who are looking for a famous name for their baby girl!

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6/30/2022 7:39:18 AM

My ex picked this name for our baby girl, I didn't like it at first but it really grew on me I went from thinking of an old lady to thinking of an exotic girl. We named her Lola Marie, unfortunately she was stil born but she is still my little princess and I'll forever love the name.

7/25/2021 10:19:30 PM

I have a 2 year old called Lola she has no middle name I absolutely love it and she lives up to the character and attitude the name demands (which is a risk when you name your little one!!) I think it is a little harsh to say any name reminds them of a stripper! Anyone can do or be anything


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Frequently asked questions

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Lola?
The origin of the name Lola is Spanish.
*️⃣ How many people are named Lola?
Almost 90000 people are named Lola.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Lola?
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