Name Ola

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Ola

The first name Ola is ♀ female and ♂ male. Ola thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names

Origin of Ola

The boy’s name Ola is a Swedish and Norwegian variant of the name Olaf. In Finland, Ola is a girl’s name and derived from Ole or Olga. Ola is a short form of Olga as well in Russia and the Ukraine. Besides, Ola is a Polish variant of the name Aleksandra. Ola is also an Arabic name in its own right.

Meaning of Ola

The masculine and feminine name Ola means “ancestor’s descendant” (from Olaf and Ole). The girl’s name Ola additionally means “defending men” (from Aleksandra) and “blessed”, “holy” or “healthy” (from Olga). In Arabic, Ola means “surmount”, “arise” and “high” (from “ola/علا”).

Pronunciation of Ola

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Name Statistic: Ola is ranked #8221 overall ↑↑ 801

  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2757 ↓↓ -207
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3208 ↑↑ 726
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 3279 ↑↑ 543
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 5376 ↑↑ 2397
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 5924 ↑↑ 1696
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 6195 ↑↑ 2203
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 6438 ↑↑ 1250
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 6843 ↓↓ -188
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 7143 ↑↑ 326
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 7499 ↓ -62
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 7978 ↓↓ -688
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 8035 ↓↓ -1066
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 8199 ↓↓ -421
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 8213 ↓↓ -475
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 8321 ↑↑ 1994
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 8382 ↓↓ -291
  • 🇫🇷 France: 8574 ↑↑ 1724
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 9801 ↓↓ -344
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 10701 ↓↓ -136

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Name Ola

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