Nola: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Nola

The Anglicized form of Nuala, which is the Irish diminutive of Fionnuala, meaning “white shoulder.” But it doesn’t matter what color your little Nola’s shoulders are, as long as they’re covered when she insists that it’s “not that cold” outside in the dead of winter.

Nicknames:

No, Lala.

Famous people named Nola:

Actress Nola Jo Fairbanks; mime Nola Rae.

Fun facts:

If you've got ties to - or have fallen in love with - the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, Nola may be a great name choice since the city is often referred to as NOLA.

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