Talley, Tallie, Tallula, Tally, Talula
Tallulah Smyth, Tallulah Bourke, Tallulah O'Toole, Tallulah Keating, Tallulah Hallam
The feminine name Tallulah in the Choctaw language means “leaping waters”. Despite these popular claims, many believe that it actually comes from the Creek languange and means “town”. In fact, it was a name of a waterfall located in Georgia. The name became popular after it was given to Tallulah Bankhead the American actress. She was given her grandmother’s name, who might have been named after the Georgia waterfalls.
The are only a couple of notable people with this name, like Tallulah Morton the Australian fashion model or Talulah Riley the British actress. However, there are many fictional characters with the name, from Tallulah from Meet the Robinsons by Disney or Tallulah a minor character role in Doctor Who.
A Choctaw name meaning jumping water. The name was borne by actress Tallulah Bankhead (1903 - 68).
was an American actress, talk-show host and bon vivant.Bankhead was born in Huntsville, Alabama to William Brockman Bankhead and Adelaide Eugenia Sledge, and was named after her paternal grandmother. Mother Eugenia died on February 23, 1902 of blood poisoning three weeks after giving birth to Tallulah. Tallulah has been described as "an extremely homely child", overweight and with a deep, husky voice resulting from chronic bronchitis.
Tallulah also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Australian
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