What does Paulita mean?
Paulita /pau-li-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Paulita's root is Latin, and the name Paulita means "small". Paulita is a variant transcription of Paula (Latin): feminine of Paul. Pulito is a popular last name.
Paulita has 1 variant: Pauletta.more]
How popular is Paulita?
Paulita is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3859 out of 4276, Top 90%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Paulita and affiliated names. Paola (#679 last year), Paula (#990), Pauletta, Paulette, Paulina (#953), Pauline, Pollie and Polly are the prominent variation forms of Paulita (not ranked). Variants like Paulie are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during 1940-1949 (usage of 0.4209%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.0473%, down 88.8%), with forms such as Paola, Paula, Paulina, Pollie and Polly becoming somewhat outmoded. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)