Origin:Latin
Popularity:482
Meaning:small, humble
Paul is a boy's name of Latin origin. A derivative of Paulus, this name means "small" or "humble." Paul is a popular choice among Christians and is associated with the disciple Saint Paul. In the Bible, he was a key figure in relaying the teachings of Jesus and preaching the gospel. If you want to encourage baby to celebrate their faith with respect and modesty, Paul is a worthy contender for your little one.

Famous People Named Paul

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  • Paul Cézanne
    Painter
  • Paul Gauguin
    Painter
  • Paul Giamatti
    Actor
  • Paul Gross
    Director
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
    Poet
  • Paul McCartney
    Musician, Singer
  • Paul Newman
    Actor
  • Paul O'Neill
    Baseball Player
  • Paul Rudd
    Actor
  • Paul Ryan
    Politician
  • Paul Walker
    Actor

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Source: Social Security Administration

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