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Gender: F Meaning of Nola: "white shoulder" Origin of Nola: Gaelic, short form of Fionnuala Nola's Popularity in 2013: #786

Nola, a name with a haunting, sensual quality, was used for the much-pursued heroine of Spike Lee's breakout 1986 film, She's Gotta Have It, and again by Woody Allen in Match Point.

Nola is also a place name of an Italian town, associated by ecclesiastical tradition with the invention of church bells, leading some to give that as the meaning of the name.

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Nola Rice, played by Scarlett Johansson, in Match Point
Nola - acronym for New Orleans, Louisiana
Nola - town in Italy where church bells were invented

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