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Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. POW-la(German, Spanish, Polish, Croatian)
PAWL-ə(English)
POW-lah(Finnish)
POW-lu(Portuguese)
PAW-oo-law(Hungarian)
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Meaning & History

Feminine form of Paulus (see PAUL). This was the name of a 4th-century Roman saint who was a companion of Saint Jerome.

Related Names

VariantPaola(Spanish)
DiminutivesPauletta(English) Paulinha(Portuguese) Pavica(Croatian)
Masculine FormsPaul(German) Paul(English) Paavali, Pauli(Finnish) Pablo(Spanish) Paulo(Portuguese) Pau, Pol(Catalan) Paul(Romanian) Pál(Hungarian) Paweł(Polish) Paul, Pauwel(Dutch) Pål, Paul(Swedish) Pål, Paul(Norwegian) Paul, Poul(Danish) Pauls, Pāvels, Pāvils(Latvian) Pavao, Pavle(Croatian) Paulus(Ancient Roman)
Other Languages & CulturesPavla(Czech) Paule, Paulette(French) Pála(Icelandic) Paola(Italian) Pàula(Sardinian)
Same SpellingPàula
User SubmissionPaùla

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People think this name is

classic   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   simple   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Croatia: January 26
Estonia: June 22
Finland: June 22
Germany: January 20
Hungary: January 26
Latvia: February 10
Poland: January 26
Poland: June 3
Poland: June 18
Sweden: June 22

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