[ 2 syll. zu-la, zul-a ] The baby girl name Zula is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced ZUW-Laa †. Zula is of English origin and it is also used mainly in English. The meaning of Zula is 'of the Zulus'.
Zula is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1903, 0.027% of baby girls were named Zula. It was #372 in rank then. The baby name has seen a marked decline in frequency since then, and is of only sporadic use now. Within all girl names in its family, Zula was nevertheless the most popular in 2018. Zula has in the last century been primarily given to baby girls.
† Pronunciation for Zula: Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"