Name: Zula

Origin and Meaning of the Name Zula

  • Meaning:
    Variation on Zulu
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ZOO la)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Zula)
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Miscellaneous Info for Zula

  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Zula is a first name derived from "Zulu," the name of a people group indigenous to South Africa. In the Zulu language, "zulu" approximates to "the heavens." Zula is not a true Zulu name, as it was in all likelihood invented in England, and is primarily used among English-speaking populations of African descent.

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