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What does Paulita mean?

Paulita Pronunciation of Paulita as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and the name Paulita means "small". Paulita is a variant form of Paula (Latin): feminine of Paul.


ASSOCIATED WITH small (little)


VARIANT Pauletta

OTHER FORMS VIA PAULA Paola, Paolina, Paule, Paulette, Pauli, Paulie, Paulina, Pauline, Paulla, Pauly, Pavia, Pavla, Polina



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How popular is Paulita?

Paulita is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3859 out of 4276, Top 90%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Paulita reached its peak rank of #1813 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not ranked currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Paola (#963 FROM RECENT DATA), Paula (#793), Pauletta, Paulette (#1953), Paulina (#918) and Pauline are the prominent variation forms of Paulita. Other variants, like Paulie, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Paulita was well-received among parents during 1910-1919 (USAGE OF 0.6%) and has become significantly less since (USAGE 0.1%, 90.7%), with forms such as Paula becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Paulita, Paola, Paula, Pauletta, Paulette in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Paulina, Pauline in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Alita, Amalita, Amelita, Aurita, Babita, Belita, Calista, Callista, Candita, Carlista, Carlita, Damita, Davita, Dawnita, Elita, Emelita, Fausta, Hanita, Judita, Julieta, Julita, Julitta, Kallita, Karita, Karlita, Karlota, Karmita, Laanita (see Anita), Lalita, Lanita, Laquita, Laurita, Lillita, Lulita, Luzita, Malita, Malitta, Manuelita, Marita, Markita, Marsita, Martita, Maurita, Melita, Pali, Palila, Pallma (see Palma), Palma, Paloma, Palomita, Pamina, Panfila, Pangiota, Paniya, Paquita, Pathina, Patrica, Paulene, Paulyne, Pavlina, Pazit, Pelipa, Pepita, Perdita, Perlita, Phelia, Philia, Sarita, Shalita, Tabita, Talita, Vanita, Wahnita, Yudita and Zanita. These names tend to be less frequently used than Paulita.

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