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Gender: Female Pronunciation: loo-EL-la Origin of Luella: Spelling variation of Louella Meaning of Louella: English, combination of Louise and Ella Luella's Popularity in 2017: #905

The name Luella is a girl's name . Luella is ranked #905 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Stylish L Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Luella is a sleeker version of the girls' name Louella that at this point is more popular than the original. Well-used in the 19th century, Luella fell off the Top 1000 in the 1950s, but has had a resurgence in recent years. Its use as a first or middle name by several edgy celebrities elevates Luella from crusty to cool, and it's stylish double-L sound and -ella ending make it a nicely revived vintage name for girls.

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Famous People Named Luella

Luella Dayrell Bartley, English fashion designer
Luella Bates, first woman truck driver
Luella Sanders Creighton, Canadian novelist
Luella Gear, American actress and comedienne
Iris Luella DeMent, American singer-songwriter
Helen Luella Koford, birth name of Terry Moore, American actress
Luella Jane "Lulu" West, (b. 2006). daughter of Christian singer-songwriter Matthew West
Alabama Luella Barker (b. 2006), daughter of model Shanna Moakler and musician Travis Barker
Fable Luella, daughter of Girl's Gone Child blogger Rebecca Woolf
Lolita-Luella McVeigh (b. 2012), daughter of AFL player Jarrad McVeigh

Pop Culture References for the name Luella

Luella Hiner, character in musical "A Chorus Line"
Wendy Luella Everly, main character of the Trylle Trilogy by Amanda Hocking
Similar: Llewela, feminized form of Llewelyn (also, Llywela for Llywelyn)