Paula - girls name

Paula name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 83%

Paula name meaning:

Origin: Latin

Feminine form of Paul: Little; small.


Saints names

Related names

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

Other girls names beginning with P


Overall UK ranking: 957 out of 5581

36 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1010)

Historical popularity of Paula

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