What does Paulson mean?
Associated with: small (little).
Paulson has 1 variant: Paulsen.Creative forms:
(male) Paulton, Polson, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
Paulson Aleksander (P.A.), ..
How popular is Paulson?
Paulson is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#1705 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Paulson (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Pablo (#393 via latest list), Paolo, Paul (#200) and Paulo. These forms of Paulson were favored by parents 55 years ago (median #993) and are now much less conventional (#1148, ▼88.4%), with the version Paul becoming less trendy. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Babson, Babsson (see Babson), Carlson, Carlsson, Carlton▼, Carson▲, Colson, Coulson, Dallton, Dalton▼, Daulton, Dawson, Daylon, Dayson, Earlston, Earlton, Elson, Gallton (see Galton), Galton, Garson, Gaylon, Gillson, Gilson, Hallton (see Halton), Halton, Hansson, Hudson▲, Jacson, Jaelon, Jailon, Jaison, Jalon, Jamison▲, Janson, Jansson, Jason▼, Jaxson▲, Jaylon▼, Jayson▲, Judson, Karlson, Karlsson, Karson▲, Kason▲, Madison▼, Madyson, Mahlon, Maldon, Masson, Maxson, Nealson, Nelson▼, Nilson, Pablos, Parson, Parton, Paterson, Patton, Paxon, Paxton▲, Payton▼, Pearson, Pearsson, Pierson, Ralston, Salton, Samson▲, Sanson, Talmon, Tanson, Tayson, Waldon, Walton▼, Watson and Waylon▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Paulson.See names in meaning and etymology.