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Paulina

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 10 10 0
1881 8 8 0
1882 9 9 0
1883 7 7 0
1884 12 12 0
1885 5 5 0
1886 7 7 0
1887 12 12 0
1888 10 10 0
1889 6 6 0
1890 8 8 0
1891 13 13 0
1892 12 12 0
1893 11 11 0
1894 13 13 0
1895 15 15 0
1896 15 15 0
1897 13 13 0
1898 13 13 0
1899 7 7 0
1900 10 10 0
1901 6 6 0
1902 8 8 0
1903 10 10 0
1904 7 7 0
1905 10 10 0
1906 5 5 0
1907 11 11 0
1908 11 11 0
1909 11 11 0
1910 11 11 0
1911 14 14 0
1912 17 17 0
1913 14 14 0
1914 26 26 0
1915 33 33 0
1916 26 26 0
1917 28 28 0
1918 35 35 0
1919 28 28 0
1920 35 35 0
1921 34 34 0
1922 37 37 0
1923 38 38 0
1924 40 40 0
1925 78 78 0
1926 48 48 0
1927 47 47 0
1928 66 66 0
1929 51 51 0
1930 34 34 0
1931 39 39 0
1932 39 39 0
1933 22 22 0
1934 24 24 0
1935 21 21 0
1936 18 18 0
1937 15 15 0
1938 16 16 0
1939 18 18 0
1940 24 24 0
1941 11 11 0
1942 16 16 0
1943 24 24 0
1944 13 13 0
1945 16 16 0
1946 20 20 0
1947 15 15 0
1948 19 19 0
1949 21 21 0
1950 26 26 0
1951 25 25 0
1952 25 25 0
1953 21 21 0
1954 22 22 0
1955 21 21 0
1956 19 19 0
1957 29 29 0
1958 17 17 0
1959 24 24 0
1960 25 25 0
1961 37 37 0
1962 29 29 0
1963 26 26 0
1964 26 26 0
1965 36 36 0
1966 39 39 0
1967 29 29 0
1968 35 35 0
1969 43 43 0
1970 49 49 0
1971 48 48 0
1972 26 26 0
1973 48 48 0
1974 48 48 0
1975 36 36 0
1976 39 39 0
1977 54 54 0
1978 53 53 0
1979 50 50 0
1980 52 52 0
1981 78 78 0
1982 67 67 0
1983 63 63 0
1984 79 79 0
1985 58 58 0
1986 105 105 0
1987 136 136 0
1988 174 174 0
1989 294 294 0
1990 408 408 0
1991 414 414 0
1992 428 428 0
1993 470 470 0
1994 437 437 0
1995 428 428 0
1996 463 463 0
1997 519 519 0
1998 475 475 0
1999 593 588 5
2000 574 574 0
2001 648 648 0
2002 820 820 0
2003 725 725 0
2004 737 737 0
2005 788 788 0
2006 607 607 0
2007 657 657 0
2008 530 530 0
2009 470 470 0
2010 390 390 0
2011 361 361 0
2012 319 319 0
2013 322 322 0
2014 280 280 0
2015 314 314 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Paulina baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 16,714 babies born with the name Paulina in the United States. That's more than enough Paulinas to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Paulina" was in 2002 with a total of 820 babies.

According to the 1915 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Paulina" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1915. Across the entire United States a total of only 33 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Paulina popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Paulina" mean? The list below shows the origins of Paulina as well as things modernly associated with the name Paulina such as celebrities named Paulina.

Origin and Meaning of Paulina

The name "Paulina" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Small". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Paulina Rubio

Paulina Rubio is a singer, actress, television music competition judge, and hostess specializing in latin pop, pop, dance, and pop rock music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1981 to present. Paulina was born in 1971 as Paulina Susana Rubio Rue in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Paulina Gretzky

Paulina Gretzky is a singeractressmodel specializing in popadult contemporary music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Paulina was born in 1988 as Paulina Mary Jean Gretzky in Los Angeles, California.

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Paulina Porizkova

Paulina Porizkova is a model. Paulina was born in 1965 as Pavlina Porizkova in Prostejov, Czechoslovakia (present-day Czech Republic).

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Other Inspirations for the Name Paulina

Paulina Goto
Paulina Gretzky Instagram
Paulina Longworth
Paulina Porizkova Age
Paulina Slagter
Paulina Kosturos
Paulina Vega
Paulina Lake

Alternative Meanings

P is for popular, that you are!

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

U is for useful, always to others.

L is for luster, your shine.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

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

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

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Past life for Paulina born Jul 23, 1985

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Africa approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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