[ 2 syll. nua-la, nu-ala ] The baby girl name Nuala is pronounced as NUW-Laa- †. Nuala is of Celtic origin, and it is used mainly in the Irish, English, and Gaelic languages.
Nuala is an Irish variant transcription of Fenella (English, Irish, and Scottish).
Nuala is also an English and Gaelic short form of Fionnula (English) and an English and Gaelic short form of Fionnuala (Irish, English, and Gaelic).
Nuala is also an English variant transcription of Nola (English, Irish, Italian, and Mende).
See also the related categories, english, irish, celtic, and gaelic.
Nuala is infrequently used as a baby name for girls. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Among the group of girl names directly linked to Nuala, Nola was the most popular in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Nuala include Nahal, Nahla, Nahlah, Nala, Nalah, Nalo, Nawal, Nayelee, Nayeley, Nayelie, Neala, Neali, Nealie, Nealy, Neela, Neely, Neila, Neili, Neily, and Neli.
† Pronunciation for Nuala: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"