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4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
111
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Zula

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  1. granite

Notable Persons Named Zula

Zula Pogorzelska was an actress, dancer, and singer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1926 to 1934. Zula was given the name Zofia Pogorzelska in 1896 in Yevpatoria, Taurida Governorate, Russian Empire. She breathed her last breath in 1936.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 27 27 0
1881 27 27 0
1882 21 21 0
1883 25 25 0
1884 27 27 0
1885 38 38 0
1886 43 43 0
1887 33 33 0
1888 45 45 0
1889 55 55 0
1890 65 65 0
1891 45 45 0
1892 53 53 0
1893 70 70 0
1894 64 64 0
1895 55 55 0
1896 65 65 0
1897 79 79 0
1898 83 83 0
1899 60 60 0
1900 71 71 0
1901 57 57 0
1902 66 66 0
1903 74 74 0
1904 74 74 0
1905 61 61 0
1906 58 58 0
1907 72 72 0
1908 53 53 0
1909 76 76 0
1910 70 70 0
1911 59 59 0
1912 69 69 0
1913 80 80 0
1914 88 88 0
1915 102 102 0
1916 105 105 0
1917 107 107 0
1918 96 96 0
1919 116 116 0
1920 105 105 0
1921 91 91 0
1922 127 127 0
1923 102 102 0
1924 94 94 0
1925 97 97 0
1926 84 84 0
1927 66 66 0
1928 64 64 0
1929 42 42 0
1930 71 71 0
1931 59 59 0
1932 50 50 0
1933 58 58 0
1934 43 43 0
1935 51 51 0
1936 34 34 0
1937 45 45 0
1938 32 32 0
1939 44 44 0
1940 30 30 0
1941 34 34 0
1942 29 29 0
1943 25 25 0
1944 28 28 0
1945 33 33 0
1946 15 15 0
1947 21 21 0
1948 25 25 0
1949 18 18 0
1950 17 17 0
1951 12 12 0
1952 18 18 0
1953 12 12 0
1954 13 13 0
1955 8 8 0
1956 9 9 0
1957 6 6 0
1958 11 11 0
1959 7 7 0
1960 7 7 0
1961 7 7 0
1964 6 6 0
1965 5 5 0
1967 5 5 0
2002 5 5 0
2009 5 5 0
2011 5 5 0
2013 9 9 0
2014 7 7 0
2016 9 9 0
2017 15 15 0

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Popularity of Zula as a first name

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Popularity of Zula as a last name

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Common last names for Zula

  • Smith
  • Jones
  • Johnson
  • Williams
  • Wilson
  • Davis
  • Miller
  • Brown
  • Walker
  • Martin
  • Moore
  • Anderson
  • Harris
  • Taylor
  • Young
  • White

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zula U.S.
  White 92.79% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zula

People with the last name Zula are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Zula

  • How Popular is the name Zula? Zula is the 4,120th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zula was the 148,347th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zula have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,349 babies born with the first name Zula in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zula to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zula? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 27 new born babies.
  • When was Zula first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zula is Sunday, December 30th, 1866.
  • What year had the most people named Zula born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zula was in 1922 with a total of 127 babies.
  • Random Zula Factoid: According to the 1914 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zula is not a popular baby girl's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 1914.
  • Weird things about the name Zula: Your name in reverse order is Aluz. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lzua. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zula? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 111 people with the last name Zula.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zula? Zula is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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