Ola

Ola - A very unique female name



  Feb 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ola, meaning ancestor's relic, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #165. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ola and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ola? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Ola. The baby girl name Ola was given to 11 baby girls in 1984, ranking #2513 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 135,186 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ola peaked in popularity 107 years ago in 1910 on position 165.



Famous with this name

Ola Sturik
Ola Prˇszynska
Ola Waagen


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Ola is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ola is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,581 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,024.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Ola is where you live.


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Ola origin and meaning

Ola is a 3 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means ancestor's relic. To see famous people named Ola, pop culture references for the name Ola and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ola

We've found the following names that sound similar to Ola, sorted by popularity.

Ollie / Oliwia / Olla / Olie /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19842513
19732177
19722238
19702920
19671903
19661494
19652513
19641727
19631315
19621320
19611185
19601180
1959986
1958953
1957951
1956836
1955806
1954713
1953647
1952585
1951607
1950549
1949506
1948521
1947486
1946486
1945443
1944404
1943382
1942413
1941366
1940339
1939341
1938345
1937319
1936306
1935296
1934285
1933300
1932275
1931287
1930273
1929276
1928282
1927263
1926266
1925253
1924252
1923256
1922243
1921241
1920239
1919234
1918244
1917229
1916237
1915240
1914214
1913214
1912185
1911186
1910165

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York1581
Texas2024

Even more about Ola


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Ola a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Ola?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Ola
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 135,186
Letter count 3
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
1984 births +11

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