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Meaning of the name OlaMeaning of the name Ola

[ 2 syll. o-la, ol-a ] The baby girl name Ola is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced OW-Laa- †. Ola has its origins in the Old Greek and Old Norse languages. It is used largely in Polish and English. From Old Norse roots, its meaning is 'ancestral relic' - in this context, Ola can be used in the English language.

In addition, Ola is a form (Polish) of Alexandra.

Ola is also a form (Polish) of the English, German, and Scandinavian Helga.

Forms of Ola include the names Olah, Olla, and Ollah.

Ola is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1902, 0.129% of baby girls were named Ola. It was #147 in rank then. The baby name has substantially slipped in popularity since then, and is currently used only on a very light scale. In 2012, within the family of girl names directly related to Ola, Alexandra was the most regularly used. Ola has primarily been a baby girl name in the last century. In 1907, 16 times more baby girls than boys were given the name Ola.

Baby names that sound like Ola include Oilel, Oilell, Oilelle, Ojale, Ojall, Ojalle, Olah, Olie, Olya, Eulee, Ohela, Oilela, Oilele, Oilella, Ojala, Ojalla, Olalla, Olaya, Olia, and Olissah.

† Pronunciation for Ola: OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"

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