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Paolo Meaning


What does Paolo mean?

The name Paolo is of Italian origin.

The meaning of Paolo is "small".

Paolo is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Pao-lo.

The Given Name Paolo

Paolo is a form of Paulus. See Paulus for further details.

Paolo is good for parents who want a name that is simple and appealing.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

A sweet name that will be attractive to parents.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Paolo Maldini, Paolo Manna, and Paolo of the Cross.

Paolo Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 2,209 in baby name popularity for boys with 61 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,314 in baby name popularity for boys with 57 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Paolo Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Paolo has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Paolo to other names.

Paolo Related Names

Paolo is a form of Paulus.

The name Paola is a form of Paolo.

Famous Paolos

  • Paolo Maldini ~ Soccer Player
  • Paolo Manna ~ Saint
  • Paolo of the Cross ~ Saint
  • Paolo Rossi ~ Soccer Player
  • Paolo Uccello ~ Artist
  • Paolo Veronese ~ Artist

Paolo Numerology

What will your new littlePaolo be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Paolo are often graceful and icy but most of all they are read more >>

Paolo Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Paolo in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Paolo.

Just for fun, see the name Paolo in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Paolo in Nautical Flags page.