Pauline
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
paw-LEEN
Meaning
Tiny, petite
Like the Name Pauline?
BOYS
GIRLS
+ Pauline
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Pauline"

Pauline is a variant of the name Paula. Paula originates in Latin language and means "tiny, petite". It is a feminine form of Paul, ultimately derived from Paulus. In French it is used as a surname as well. It was also the name of a saint, Saint Paula was a follower of Saint Jerome.

Popularity of the Name Pauline
Also Spelled Like...

Pauleena, Paulena, Paulinia

Famous Paulines

Pauline Baynes - writer
Pauline Carey - writer
Pauline Collins - actress
Pauline Gregg - writer
Pauline Harvey - writer
Pauline Johnson - poet
Pauline Melville - writer
Pauline Moore - actress
Pauline Oliveros - musician

+ Add a Name · View More
Do you like the name Pauline?
Discussion on the name Pauline
Weekly Prize Big thumb photo

Leigh Anne O’Connor, IBCLC is a Private Practice Lactation Consultant and La Leche League Leader in New York City. She has been working with breastfeeding families for nearly 17 years. She and her husband Rob have three children, all breastfed! She has appeared on various TV and radio shows as well as contributed to many articles on breastfeeding. She blogs at www.mamamilkandme.com Leigh Anne is offering a 30 minute prenatal phone consultation. She can help guide you through the preparation for breastfeeding, help you avoid...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.