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Paulo Meaning


What does Paulo mean?

The name Paulo is of Basque, Esperanto and Portuguese origin.

The meaning of Paulo is "small".

Paulo is generally used as a boy's name.

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

The Given Name Paulo

Paulo is a form of Paul. See Paul for further details.

Simple and appealing, it is a name considered by many parents.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Paulo Coelho, Paulo Henrique 'Ganso', and Paulo Ibaraki.

Paulo Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,758 in baby name popularity for boys with 87 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,008 in baby name popularity for boys with 71 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Paulo Related Names

Paulo is a form of Paul.

Paulo has the diminutive (nickname) Pachjo.

Famous Paulos

  • Paulo Coelho ~ Writer
  • Paulo Henrique 'Ganso' ~ Soccer Player
  • Paulo Ibaraki ~ Saint
  • Paulo Miki ~ Saint
  • Paulo Obradovic ~ Water Polo Player

Paulo Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Paulo.

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Paulo Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Paulo.

Just for fun, see the name Paulo 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 Paulo in Nautical Flags page.