Zola Name Meaning & Origin

Zola

Pronunciation: ZOH-lə (key)

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Nicknames for Zola

Zolie, Zee, Zo, Zo Zo

Meanings and history of the name Zola

Different origins are given for this name. Some sources give Zola as coming from Latin, meaning "earth" or "ball of earth". Others claim it is a Zulu name, meaning "quiet, tranquil".

Famous real-life people named Zola

Zola Budd, South African distance runner
Zola Taylor, American singer and member of The Platters
Eddie Murphy and Nicole Mitchell have a daughter named Zola Ivy Murphy.

Zola in song, story & screen

The Zolas, a Canadian indie rock band.
Zola, creature in "The Legend of Zelda" video game series.
Zola, a character in the TV series "Charmed"
Zola, female mercenary in the video game "Blue Dragon"
Zola Grey Shepherd, adopted daughter of Meredith Grey and Derek Shepherd on the TV series "Grey's Anatomy"

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