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Leola

First Name
28k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Leola

"Leola" is a name of American origin, and it means "Lioness". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Notable Persons Named Leola

Coot Grant is a classic female blues, country blues, and vaudeville singing, guitarist, and songwriter. She plays Human voice and Guitar. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1900 to 1900. Coot was given the name Leola B. Pettigrew on June 17th, 1893 in Birmingham, Alabama. Coot is also known as Leola Wilson, Patsy Hunter, Pettigrew, and Leola B..

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Leola was born on September 28th, 1944 in Belton, South Carolina, United States.

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Leola Hall was an architect. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1906 to 1915. Leola was born on June 8th, 1881. Leola is also known as Leola Hall Coggins. She breathed her last breath on September 22nd, 1930.

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How popular is the baby name Leola in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 24 24 0
1881 36 36 0
1882 47 47 0
1883 51 51 0
1884 59 59 0
1885 53 53 0
1886 49 49 0
1887 38 38 0
1888 72 72 0
1889 102 102 0
1890 92 92 0
1891 89 89 0
1892 122 122 0
1893 107 107 0
1894 128 128 0
1895 135 135 0
1896 141 141 0
1897 121 121 0
1898 169 169 0
1899 151 151 0
1900 235 235 0
1901 176 176 0
1902 207 207 0
1903 204 204 0
1904 244 244 0
1905 319 319 0
1906 273 273 0
1907 310 310 0
1908 321 321 0
1909 326 326 0
1910 423 423 0
1911 363 363 0
1912 514 514 0
1913 512 512 0
1914 567 567 0
1915 669 669 0
1916 780 780 0
1917 713 708 5
1918 777 777 0
1919 830 830 0
1920 855 849 6
1921 793 788 5
1922 778 778 0
1923 683 683 0
1924 764 757 7
1925 758 758 0
1926 646 646 0
1927 641 636 5
1928 596 589 7
1929 583 583 0
1930 530 530 0
1931 466 466 0
1932 494 489 5
1933 407 407 0
1934 413 413 0
1935 425 425 0
1936 403 396 7
1937 355 350 5
1938 379 379 0
1939 363 363 0
1940 321 321 0
1941 319 319 0
1942 300 300 0
1943 287 287 0
1944 267 267 0
1945 267 267 0
1946 241 241 0
1947 236 236 0
1948 218 218 0
1949 237 237 0
1950 243 243 0
1951 228 228 0
1952 191 191 0
1953 193 193 0
1954 182 182 0
1955 159 159 0
1956 152 152 0
1957 150 150 0
1958 130 130 0
1959 113 113 0
1960 119 119 0
1961 101 101 0
1962 102 102 0
1963 75 75 0
1964 77 77 0
1965 53 53 0
1966 59 59 0
1967 47 47 0
1968 45 45 0
1969 51 51 0
1970 57 57 0
1971 46 46 0
1972 30 30 0
1973 25 25 0
1974 41 41 0
1975 32 32 0
1976 41 41 0
1977 44 44 0
1978 33 33 0
1979 23 23 0
1980 38 38 0
1981 24 24 0
1982 24 24 0
1983 31 31 0
1984 19 19 0
1985 16 16 0
1986 16 16 0
1987 18 18 0
1988 17 17 0
1989 21 21 0
1990 21 21 0
1991 15 15 0
1992 11 11 0
1993 13 13 0
1994 7 7 0
1995 14 14 0
1996 5 5 0
1997 8 8 0
1998 5 5 0
1999 6 6 0
2000 9 9 0
2002 12 12 0
2003 14 14 0
2004 10 10 0
2005 8 8 0
2006 18 18 0
2007 15 15 0
2008 17 17 0
2009 13 13 0
2010 12 12 0
2011 14 14 0
2012 15 15 0
2013 16 16 0
2014 20 20 0
2015 16 16 0
2016 15 15 0

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Popularity of Leola as a first name

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Common last names for Leola

  • Williams
  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Brown
  • Davis
  • Jackson
  • Thomas
  • Anderson
  • Wilson
  • White
  • Moore
  • Taylor
  • Lewis
  • Robinson
  • Clark
  • Miller
  • Thompson
  • Allen

Fun Facts about the name Leola

  • How Popular is the name Leola? Leola is the 1,415th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Leola have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27,969 babies born with the first name Leola in the United States. That's more than enough people named Leola to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Leola? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 24 new born babies.
  • When was Leola first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Leola is Tuesday, September 28th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Leola born? The highest recorded use of the first name Leola was in 1920 with a total of 849 babies.
  • Random Leola Factoid: According to the 1912 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Leola ranks 66th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 54 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1912.
  • Weird things about the name Leola: Your name in reverse order is Aloel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lloea. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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