What does Paavo mean?
Associated with: small (little).
(male) Pavo, Pevo, ..
(female) Paana, Paaphi, .. Middle name pairings:
Paavo Cai (P.C.), ..
How popular is Paavo?
Paavo is a rare given name for men. Paavo is an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Pablo (#393 in recent rankings), Paolo, Paul (#200), Paulo and Pavel are the popular related forms of Paavo (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Pauli, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Paavo was well-received among parents 55 years ago (median #1194) and is now significantly less (#1318, ▼88%). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bravo, Paco and Plato. Like Paavo, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.