Gender: Female Meaning of Pola: "poppy" Origin of Pola: Short form of Amapola, Arabic

Pola Origin and Meaning

The name Pola is a girl's name of Arabic, Polish origin meaning "poppy".

Pola is an exotic name that still bears the femme fatalish air of Polish-born silent screen vamp Pola Negri, whole birth name was Apolonia. Rarely used, she could join sisters Lola and Nola.

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Emilie Cecilia Says:


For anyone wondering about the pronunciation, in How to Marry a Millionaire with Marilyn Monroe, it was pronounced like Lola, however that might change based on language. Hope that helps anyone!

paulapuddephatt Says:


Is the word "bears" in the description significant, and a clue as to how this name is pronounced??? Might not work so well in English speaking countries...!

ElsaAnne Says:


Is this pronounced Pola like collar, or Pola like Lola?