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Gender: F Origin of Lolita: Spanish, diminutive of Lola and Dolores

Parents are beginning to ignore the adolescent sex kitten associations of the notorious Nabokov novel, seeing this as a charming, offbeat name with a good deal of style for those who defy convention. In the novel, Lolita's given name was Dolores.

Famous People Named Lolita

Lolita Ritmanis, American composer
Lolita Davidovich, Canadian actress
Lolita Foster, American actress
Lolita Séchan, French author, illustrator and comic writer
Lolita Shanté Gooden aka Roxanne Shanté, American rapper of Roxanne Wars and Juice Crew
Lolita de Palma (b. 1991), daughter of director Brian de Palma and producer Gale Ann Hurd
Lolita Bell Roche (b. 2008), daughter of actor Shane Richie
Lolita-Luella McVeigh (b. 2012), daughter of Australian rules footballer Jarrad McVeigh

Pop Culture References for the name Lolita

"Lolita," a novel by Vladimir Nabokov and its title character, Dolores "Lolita" Haze
"Long Island Lolita," nickname for notorious homewrecker Amy Fisher
Lolita, Japanese style of clothing
"Lolita", song by American singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey