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What does Pablo mean?

Pablo Pronunciation of Pablo as a boys' name is of Spanish and Latin origin, and the meaning of Pablo is "little". Variant of Paul. Artist Pablo Picasso; cellist Pablo Casals; poet Pablo Neruda.




RELATED FORMS VIA PAUL Paavo, Pal, Paolo, Pasha, Pauel, Pauli, Paulie, Paulin, Paulino, Paulo, Paulos, Paulson, Paulus, Pauly, Pavel, Pavle, Pavlik, Pavlo, Pawel, Pol, Poll, Poul

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How popular is Pablo?

Pablo is a very popular first name for males (#338 out of 1220, Top 28%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#7845 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Pablo reached its highest position of #284 in the U.S. in the year 2005, and is at #393 currently. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Pablo name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Popular variation forms of Pablo (#393 IN 2015) rated in the Top 2000 are Paul (#200), Pavel, Paulo and Paolo. Other variants, like Paavo, are seldom used. These relations of Pablo were favored as baby names 6 decades ago (ADOPTION OF 1.3%) and are now significantly less conventional (ADOPTION 0.1%, DOWN 88.4%), with the form Paul becoming somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Pablo, Paolo, Paul, Paulo, Pavel in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Carlo, Gallo, Galo, Harlo, Karlo, Lallo, Lalo, Laslo, Lazlo, Paco, Pali, Pall, Philo and Saulo. These names tend to be less commonly used than Pablo.

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