- a feminine name
- ⌂ Slang someone or something that is remarkable; now, specif., someone or something that is remarkably complex, difficult, frustrating, etc.
- ⌂ Slang a fixed allowance given in lieu of payment for itemized expenses
A remarkable person, object, or idea.
Origin of luluAlteration (probably influenced by the nickname Lulu) of obsolete looly.
Coined 1981 by American urban planning professor Frank J. Popper in his paper, “Siting LULUs”, Planning Magazine.
- Fairly popular as a formal given name in the latter half of the 19th century.