Paul
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
PAWL
Meaning
Tiny, petite
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Paul originates in Latin language and means "tiny, petite". As a masculine given name it has been popular over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world. This was the name of several saints, popes and rulers. More recently, the famous bearers include the English musician Paul McCartney, and the American actor Paul Newman. Paul functions as a surname as well.

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Famous Pauls

Paul McCartney - musician
Paul Simon - musician
Paul Krause - football player
Paul McCrane - actor
Paul Newman - actor
Paul Reiser - actor
Paul Runyan - golfer
Paul Waner - baseball player

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