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3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Paolo

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Italian
  • Meaning: Small
  • #4962 All Time
Girls
Boys
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1.4m Paul (Latin)
278k Paula (Latin)
22k Paola (Italian)
4k Paulo (Portuguese)

How popular is the name "Paolo" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1910505
1914505
1920606
1921505
1922505
1926606
1959909
1960909
196114014
196215015
196316016
196422022
196522022
196624024
196723023
196830030
196930030
197044044
197130030
197243043
197341041
197432032
197524024
197628028
197740040
197828028
197930030
198033033
198141041
198237037
198355055
198441041
198561061
198638038
198738038
198842042
198963063
199058058
199169069
199249049
199355055
199462062
199564064
199672072
199759059
199869069
199983083
200085085
200187087
20021010101
200395095
20041130113
20051020102
20061040104
20071190119
200898098
20091040104
201077077
201173073
201280080
201355055
201467067

Want to know about the populiarty of Paolo? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,035 babies born with the name Paolo in the United States. That's more than enough Paolos to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1910 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Paolo" was in 2007 with a total of 119 babies.

According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Paolo" is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of only 85 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Paolo" mean?

Paolo (Italian): Small

The name "Paolo" is of Italian origin and it means "Small". It's a name commonly given to boys.

P is for pioneer, your adventuresome spirit.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

L is for little, the little things you do.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Your name in reverse order is "Oloap". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oploa". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Paolo popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Paolo in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Paolo

Paolo Maldini

Paolo Maldini is a football biography. Paolo was born in 1968 in Milan, Italy.

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Paolo Rossi

Paolo Rossi is a football biography. Paolo was born in 1956 in Prato, Italy.

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Paolo Di Canio

Paolo Di Canio is a football biography. Paolo was born in 1968 in Rome, Italy.

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Paolo Cannavaro

Paolo Cannavaro is a football biography. Paolo was born in 1981 in Naples, Italy.

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Paolo Montero

Paolo Montero is a football biography. Paolo was born in 1971 in Montevideo, Uruguay.

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Paolo Seganti

Paolo Seganti is an actor. Paolo was born in 1965 in Rovereto, Trentino, Italy.

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Past life for Paolo born Mar 7, 1981

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Portugal approximately on 875. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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