Luella is a variant spelling of the English Louella.
Luella is also a diminutive form of the Dutch, English, French, and German Louise.
See also the related category english.
Luella is an all-time favorite. Today it is still somewhat popular as a baby name for girls, though not to the extent it was in the past. Its usage peaked modestly in 1907 with 0.105% of baby girls being given the name Luella. It ranked at #166 then. The baby name has since experienced a substantial decline in frequency, and is in recent years of only very light use. In 2018, it ranked at #954 with a usage of 0.015%. Among the group of girl names directly linked to Luella, Louise was the most frequently used. It was used 23% more than Luella in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Luella: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"