[ 4 syll. pe-tu-la, pet-ula ] The baby girl name Petula is pronounced Peh-TAYUW-Laa- †. Petula's origin is Latin, and its use, English. The meaning of Petula is 'pertness'.
Variant forms of Petula include the name Bet, the name Betula, the name Patula, the English Pet, the name Petoola, the name Petoula, the English Petulah, the name Petulia, and the name Petulla.
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Petula is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Petula include Petulah, Patala, Patli, and Petal.
† Pronunciation for Petula: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"
A famous person named Petula is Singer Petula Clark, born 15 November 1932, Epsom, England.