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 FormPaulus(Ancient Roman)
Other Languages & CulturesPavla(Czech) Paule, Paulette(French) Pála(Icelandic) Paola(Italian) Pàula(Sardinian)
Same SpellingPàula
User SubmissionPaùla

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   formal   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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Entry updated November 20, 2020