Paul - boys name

Paul name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 90%

Paul name meaning:

Origin: Biblical

Small, little.


Saints names, Dickens names

Related names

Paul , Boghos, Boulus, Paaveli, Paavo, Pabla, Pablo , Paolo , Pauel, Paula , Paulette, Paulina , Pauline , Paulino, Paulos, Pavlik, Pavlo, Pawl, Pawly

Other boys names beginning with P


Overall UK ranking: 489 out of 4789

81 recorded births last year

Change in rank

  • 10yrs

  • 5yrs

  • 1yr


    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (233)

Historical popularity of Paul

The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Paul from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Paul in 2023