Gender: Female Origin of Tulsa: American place-name

Tulsa Origin and Meaning

The name Tulsa is a girl's name of American origin.

Unlike many other western city names, Tulsa has not proved attractive to parents.

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Piety Says:


I often hear people say this as “TOOL-sa”, but it’s actually “TULL-sa”, like “pull” or “lull.” I wouldn’t recommend it as a name, unless you really want the nickname “Tully”, or just really love Oklahoma and Native American culture.