Meaning and name origin
Paulita \pa(u)-li-ta\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Paulita is "small". Paulita is a variant of Paula (Latin): feminine of Paul.
Paulita has 1 variant form: Pauletta.
Paulita is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3859 out of 4276, Top 90%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Paulita and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Paula (#990) and Pauletta. (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Paulina. Like Paulita, this name is not commonly used.