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pinWhat does Pavia mean?

Pavia /pa-via/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin derivation, and the name Pavia means "small". Pavia is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -via, of Paula (Latin): feminine of Paul.


Pavia has 18 related forms via Paula: Paola, Paolina, Paule, Pauletta, Paulette, Pauli, Paulie, Paulina, Pauline, Paulita, Paulla, Paullette, Pauly, Pavla, Pola, Polina, Pollie and Polly.

Kreatif forms: Paivia, Patia, Pevia. [more]

pinHow popular is Pavia?

Pavia is an uncommonly occurring given name for females but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#15648 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Prominent varying forms of Pavia (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000 are Paola (#679 in 2014), Paula (#990), Pauletta, Paulette, Paulina (#953), Pauline, Pollie and Polly. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 0.4209%) and is now much lower (usage 0.0473%, down 88.8%), with versions such as Paola, Paula, Paulina, Pollie and Polly falling out of fashion. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Pavia and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Paola, Paula, Pauletta, Paulette, Paulina in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Pauline, Pollie, Polly in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Paulina outside U.S.

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Suggested similar baby names are Davia, Pania, Pazia, Tavia and Xavia. Like Pavia, these names are not frequently used.