What does Paulla mean?
Paulla /paul-la/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Paulla's root is Latin, and the meaning of the name Paulla is "small". Paulla is an alternate form of Paula (Latin): feminine of Paul. Palla is a popular surname.
How popular is Paulla?
Paulla is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Paulla is also an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular varying forms of Paulla (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000 are Paola (#679 the previous year), Paula (#990), Pauletta, Paulette, Paulina (#953), Pauline, Pollie and Polly. Adoption of these girl names reached its most widespread during 1940-1949 (usage of 0.4209%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.0473%, ▼88.8%), with forms such as Paola, Paula, Paulina, Pollie and Polly becoming somewhat dated. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Paulla and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Paulla is alike in pronunciation to Pella. Like Paulla, this name is not commonly used.