There are multiple origins and translations for the name Ula:
1. Arabic name (علا) which actually means - "high standing, high rank, tower". Or name-giving only derived from the Allah.
2. Irish name semantics - "sea gem".
3. Old Norse in a figurative sense - "rich".
4. Diminutive of the name Ursula and interpretation is - "she-bear".
May also refer to Ula (male name).