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What does Paulos mean?

Paulos Pronunciation of Paulos [pau-los] as a boys' name has its root in Latin, and Paulos means "small". Paulos is an alternate form of Paul (Latin).

Associated with: small (little).


Paulos has 1 variant: Paulus.

18 more relations via Paul: Paavo, Pablo, Pal, Paolo, Pauel, Pauli, Paulie, Paulin, Paulino, Paulinus, Paulo, Paulsen, Paulson, Pauly, Pavle, Pavlik, Pavlo and Poul.

Creative forms:
(male) Pallos, Pelos, ..

(female) Paulia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Paulos Lawrence (P.L.), ..

How popular is Paulos?

Paulos is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#27945 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Paulos (outside Top 2000) are Pablo (#393 a year ago), Paolo, Paul (#200) and Paulo. Usage of these forms of Paulos was well-received among parents during 1960-1969 (median #993) and has become significantly reduced since (#1148, 88%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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 Aeolos, Aiolos, Cadmos (see Cadmus), Carlos, Carrlos, Delos, Janos, Kadmos, Karlos, Marcos, Markos, Masos, Niklos, Nilos, Pablos, Paco, Paley, Pali, Pall, Palomo, Paris, Parkes, Parks, Parris, Parson, Parsons, Parton, Pascoe, Paton, Pats, Patton, Paxon, Paxton, Payton, Petros, Phauns (see Alphonse), Phelps, Philo, Pius, Pluto, Ramos, Sancos, Santos, Saulo, Taos and Vasos. These names tend to be more commonly used than Paulos.

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