Paula: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Paula

The feminine variation of the Latin name Paul, which means "small." But even if your little Paula is literally a LITTLE Paula, she'll no doubt have a very big personality and some very big opinions. Just ask her!

Nicknames:

Paula is one of those names that's pretty difficult to nickname. Unless you wanna call her Paul.

Famous people named Paula:

Comedienne Paula Poundstone; chef/TV personality Paula Deen; actresses Paula Wilcox and Paula Patton; novelist Paula Huston; TV journalist Paula Zahn.

Fun fact:

In 1963 the singing duo Paul & Paula released their hit song "Hey Paula," which reached the top of the Billboard Hot 100 charts.

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