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What does Paulin mean?

Paulin Pronunciation of Paulin [paulin] as a boys' name has its root in Latin, and the name Paulin means "small". Paulin is an alternate form of Paul (Latin).

Associated with: small (little).

Variations

18 related forms via Paul: Pablo, Pal, Paolo, Pauel, Pauli, Paulie, Paulino, Paulinus, Paulo, Paulos, Paulsen, Paulson, Paulus, Pauly, Pavle, Pavlik, Pavlo and Poul.

Creative forms:
(male) Polin, ..

(female) Paulce, Paulna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Paulin Julius (P.J.), ..

How popular is Paulin?

Paulin is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#8938 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Paulin (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Pablo (#393 via latest list), Paolo, Paul (#200) and Paulo. Usage of these forms of Paulin was more pronounced among parents 6 decades ago (average #993) and is now significantly less (#1148, 88%), with the version Paul becoming less fashionable. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Cailin, Carlin, Catlin, Dallin, Daylin, Galin, Gamlin, Garlin, Gaylin, Hamlin, Harlin, Jaelin, Jailin, Jalin, Jaylin, Kaelin, Kalin, Karlin, Katlin, Malin, Mallin, Marlin, Maslin, Maurin, Nalin, Pain, Pali, Parkin, Patin, Pattin, Phelan, Phelim, Talin, Tallin and Waylin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Paulin.

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