PAULINO
GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: pow-LEE-no (Spanish)   [key]
Meaning & History
Spanish and Portuguese form of the Roman family name Paulinus, which was itself derived from Paulus (see PAUL). Saint Paulinus of Nola was a 5th-century nobleman from Gaul who gave up his wealthy lifestyle and became bishop of Nola. He was also noted for his poetry. Another saint by this name was a 7th-century missionary to England who became the first bishop of York.
Related Names
FEMININE FORM: Paulina (Spanish)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Pal, Pali, Pavli (Albanian), Paulinus, Paulus (Ancient Roman), Boulos, Bulus (Arabic), Boghos, Poghos (Armenian), Paul (Biblical), Paulos (Biblical Greek), Paulus (Biblical Latin), Paol (Breton), Pavel (Bulgarian), Pau, Pol (Catalan), Paulu (Corsican), Pavao, Pavle (Croatian), Pavel (Czech), Paul, Poul, Palle (Danish), Paul, Pauwel (Dutch), Paul (English), Paŭlo, Paĉjo (Esperanto), Paavali, Pauli, Paavo (Finnish), Paul (French), Paulo (Galician), Pavle (Georgian), Paul (German), Pavlos (Greek), Pál (Hungarian), Páll (Icelandic), Pól (Irish), Paolino, Paolo (Italian), Pāvils (Latvian), Paulius (Lithuanian), Pavle, Pavel (Macedonian), Pål, Paul (Norwegian), Pau (Occitan), Paweł (Polish), Paul (Romanian), Pavel (Russian), Pàl, Pòl (Scottish), Pavle (Serbian), Pavol (Slovak), Pavel (Slovene), Pål, Paul (Swedish), Pavlo (Ukrainian)
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