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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #1318 most popular

Similar Names
2k Ole (Scandinavian)

What does the name "Ola" mean?

Ola (Scandinavian): Ancestor's heir

The name "Ola" is of Scandinavian origin and it means "Ancestor's heir". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 109 other names that are similar to this one.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

L is for loyalty, that you show.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Alo". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aol". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Ola" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Ola? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 30,110 babies born with the name Ola in the United States. That's more than enough Olas to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 67 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ola" was in 1921 with a total of 755 babies.

According to the 1940 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ola" is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 17 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1940. Across the entire United States a total of only 353 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Ola popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Ola in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Ola

Ola Norell

Ola Norell is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1999 to present. Ola was born in 1971 as Par Ola Norell in Tyreso, Sweden.


Past life for Ola born Mar 13, 2007

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Poland approximately on 1000. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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