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Meaning of Pauline

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The name Pauline has the following meaning:

A petite woman. Also derived from the male name Paul, which means "a small man".
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Pauline is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Pauline in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Pauline is very likely a(n) French variant of the name Paula.

See other suggested French girl baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Paula.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Pauline and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Pauline: Boys - Bedford, Brain, Clayton, Dane, Denton, Denzel, Doctor, Drake, Dudley, Dunstan, Elton, Fletcher, Glover, Grayson, Jayce, Lamar, Landon, Lawson, Lincoln, Miller, Norton, Girls - Aleta, Amelia, Corda, Dayna, Fronie, India, Julissa, Katie, Kaya, Lu, Mckenna, Mettie, Tatum, Tawana, Both genders - Bailey, Devon, Hollis, Leigh, Sonny


The name Pauline is a variant of Paula. Other popular variants of the name Paula are: Paola (Italian), Paoletta (Portuguese), Paolina (Italian), Pasha (Russian), Paulette, Pauliina (Finnish), Pauline (French), Pavlina (Russian), Pawla (Polish), Pawlina (Polish), Pola (Swedish), Polina (Russian)


We think the name Pauline should fall under the following style category: The 70's.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Pauline to be: Strong willed and cute lady

In one word, you might describe Pauline as a(n) "strong-willed" person.

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