"will, determination"

Ulla Origin and Meaning

The name Ulla is a girl's name of German, Scandinavian, Norse origin meaning "will, determination".

Ulla, the beautiful Swedish secretary in The Producers (played by Uma Thurman in the movie) who purrs, "Ven you got it, flaunt it," has changed the image of this name forever. Ulla may stand on its own or be an abbreviation of Ursula or Ulrika; Ula may be seen as another spelling.

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Famous People Named Ulla

  • Ulla Agneta (Andersson) JonesSwedish,American model/actress; ex,wife of music producer Quincy Jones
  • (Ulla) Margareta Elisabeth SvenssonSwedish singer,songwriter
  • Ulla WerbrouckBelgian Olympic judoka and MP
  • Ulla Pedersen TørnæsDanish MP and cabinet minister
  • Ulla SalzgeberGerman Olympic equestrian
  • Ulla PirttijärviSami joik singer

Ulla in Pop Culture

  • Ulla Inga Hansen Benson Yansen Tallen Hallen Svaden Swanson Bloomcharacter in movie/musical "The Producers"

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