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What does Pawel mean?

Pawel Pronunciation of Pawel [pawel] as a name for boys is of Latin origin, and the name Pawel means "small". Pawel is a version of Paul (Latin).

Associated with: small (little).


Pawel has 5 variants: Pal, Pauel, Pol, Poll and Poul.

11 more relations via Paul: Havel, Paavo, Pablo, Paolo, Pasha, Pauli, Paulo, Pauly, Pavel, Pavle and Pavlo.

Creative forms:
(male) Panwel, Parwel, ..

(female) Paweli, ..

Middle name pairings:
Pawel Layne (P.L.), ..

How popular is Pawel?

Pawel is a rare given name for men. Pawel is an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Pawel (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000 are Pablo (#393 in 2015), Paolo, Paul (#200), Paulo and Pavel. These forms of Pawel were favored 55 years ago (usage of 1.28%) and are now much less common (usage 0.15%, down 88.4%), with the form Paul becoming less stylish. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

Pawel is pronounced similarly to Pall, Peal, Peale, Peall, Peel, Peele, Pell, Powel and Powell. Other suggested similar names are Anwel, Cadel, Cael, Capel, Carel, Dael, Darel, Gael, Gamel, Hamel, Harel, Hazel, Howel, Hywel, Jael, Jamel, Jarel, Kael, Kapel, Karel, Lowel, Nagel, Newel, Nowel, Pace, Paden, Page, Paget, Pagiel, Paley, Parnel, Paten, Pawnee, Pazel, Rafel, Ravel, Sahel and Yael. These names tend to be more frequently used than Pawel.

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