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226k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Pauline

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Small
  • #322 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
16k Paulina (Spanish)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
18801441440
18811661660
18822042040
18831971970
18842302300
18852542540
18862762760
18873143140
18883933930#98 girl name
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19304,6804,65327#52 girl name
19314,2124,19022#56 girl name
19323,9213,90021#59 girl name
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19392,4362,41224
19402,4232,40914
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19422,4802,4728
19432,4692,45910
19442,1362,12610
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19462,0602,0555
19472,1872,1789
19481,9781,96414
19491,9171,9170
19501,7491,7418
19511,6241,6186
19521,6091,6009
19531,5681,5680
19541,4301,4219
19551,3511,3510
19561,3741,3695
19571,3451,3387
19581,2061,2060
19591,2171,2170
19601,1201,1146
19611,1371,1370
19629289280
19631,0381,0326
19641,0311,0247
19658728720
19667947940
19676956950
19686926920
19696466460
19706326320
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19743883880
19753403400
19763243240
19772932930
19783153150
19792742740
19802862860
19812982980
19822562560
19832542540
19842312310
19852382380
19862192190
19872122120
19882222220
19892662660
19902732730
19912972970
19922232230
19932602600
19942262260
19952112110
19961921920
19972012010
19981541540
19991471470
20001461460
20011281280
20021441440
20031501500
20041051050
20051131130
200688880
200795950
200868680
200955550
201054540
201166660
201266660
201364640
201466660

Want to know about the populiarty of Pauline? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 226,489 babies born with the name Pauline in the United States. That's more than enough Paulines to occupy the territory of Mayotte (France) with an estimated population of 217,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 144 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Pauline" was in 1918 with a total of 7,222 babies. (That's a lot of baby Paulines)

According to the 1931 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Pauline" ranks #30 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, 272 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 1931. Across the entire United States a total of 4,212 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Pauline" mean?

Pauline (French): Small

The name "Pauline" is of French origin and it means "Small". It's a name commonly given to girls.

P is for pride, strong and alive!

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

U is for unite, you bring people together.

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

Your name in reverse order is "Eniluap". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nplieau". 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 Pauline popular?



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

Celebrities named Pauline

Paulette Goddard

Paulette Goddard is an actress, film producer, dancer, and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1926 to 1972. Paulette was born in 1910 as Pauline Goddard Levy (or Marion Goddard Levy or Pauline Marion Levy or Marion Pauline Levy; disputed) in Whitestone Landing, Queens, New York (or Great Neck, Long Island or Manhattan, New York; disputed).

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Pauline Ducruet

Pauline was born in 1994 as Pauline Grace Maguy Ducruet in Monte Carlo, Monaco.

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Pauline Nordin

Pauline was born in 1982.

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Pauline Cushman

Pauline Cushman is an actress and union spy. Pauline was born in 1833 as Harriet Wood in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Pauline Yeung

Pauline was born in 1967.

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Pauline van Aken

Pauline was born in 1967.

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Past life for Pauline born Feb 23, 1928

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 Southern Australia approximately on 1250. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

Name poster for Pauline

Name poster for Pauline(click to save the high quality version)

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