from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A diminutive of the female given name Louisa, Louise or Lucy, or of their variant forms.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A cyprinoid fish, Labeo longipinnis, which reaches a large size: found in the Kongo river.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a very attractive or seductive looking woman
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Louise Pangloss, called Lulu, is a seventeen year old girl with chromosomal primary amenorrhea.
Unfortunately, Lulu is about as interesting as a goldfish.
There was one very memorable scene where Lulu is put in charge of being liaison between the Navy crew of the sub and the boys who were part of the labor force that refitted it.
Lulu is a frivolous, complex woman given depth by the gorgeous, helmet-haired actress.
One of the many cool things about using print on demand from Lulu is that the book will be printed in whatever country you place your order, which keeps jobs closer to home, limits delivery and shipping fees and time, and makes everyone happy.
By the way, Lulu is pretty reasonably priced and Smashwords is free so I am not sure where you got costings from?
Lulu is one of the top print on demand distributors and they are offering a way to get onto the iPad as well as offering a free iPad with some of their packages.
Neither victim nor perpetrator, her Lulu is doing the only things she knows how in a world not of her choosing or design.
Some of the section headings (via Confessions of a Science Librarian, since Lulu is down at the moment):
The final proofing before publishing at Lulu is done on your computer screen which is difficult.