Paula Name Meaning and Origin

Paula is a girl name. The name is originated from ‘Latin’ origin. The baby name Paula means “Tiny”.


Paula Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Latin”



Paula is a girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “PAWL + a”


Paula Name Meaning:

Paula originates in Latin language and means “tiny, petite”. It is a feminine form of Paul, ultimately derived from Paulus. It was also the name of a saint, Saint Paula was a follower of Saint Jerome. In French it is used as a surname as well.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Paola, Pauletta, Pauline, Pavlina, Pawla, Pawlina, Pavla


Famous people with this name:

Paula Abdul – musician

Paula Cole – musician

Paula Allen – writer

Paula Boyd – writer

Paula Deandra – singer

Paula Fox – writer

Paula Gosling – writer

Paula Green – writer

Paula Gunn – published author

Paula Labaredas – actress

Paula Ludwig – writer

Paula Meehan – writer

Paula Morris – writer




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