Paul

See Paul name rankings, ethnicity, gender, statistics, meanings, facts, country data, similar names and more.

Learn about the name Paul. See how popular Paul is in countries all over the world and whether it is used as a girls name or a boys name. Discover what Paul means in other languages and if it has any negative meanings.

Contents

  1. How do you pronounce Paul?
  2. How popular is the name Paul?
  3. What does Paul mean?
  4. In what countries is Paul popular?
  5. Is Paul a girls name?
  6. Is Paul a boys name?
  7. What ethnicity is the name Paul?
  8. What are similar names to Paul?
  9. What words does Paul rhyme with?

How to pronouce, type, and say Paul

See how to say, spell, type, and pronounce Paul.

How to pronouce Paul

Paul ARPAbet pronounciation: P AO1 L

Paul IPA pronounciation: pɔl

How to spell and type Paul

Paul in readable ASCII: paul

Paul in hex: paul

What does Paul rhyme with?

English words that rhyme with Paul.

The name Paul rhymes with:

all antol appall aul aull
bacall ball baseball bawl befall
brawl call caul crall crawl
dall daul depaul drawl edsall
engwall enthral fairall fall faul
faull forestall gall gaul gaulle
grall graul hall haul install
kall kaul krall krol kroll
lall lol luminol mall maul
maule maull mccall mccaul mcfall
mcfaul mcnall mcphaul mehall metall
mol montreal nall nepal pall
paule paull peterpaul pol prall
rall raul rawl recall sabol
sall saul schall schmall schnall
schwall scrawl senegal shaul shaull
shawl small spall sprawl squall
stall tall taul thall thrall
tol uninstall vandall vanhall vantol
wahle wal wall walle

What does the name Paul mean?

Literal translations for the name Paul.

What does Paul mean in English?

Paul n 1: United States feminist (1885-1977) [syn: {Paul}, {Alice Paul}] 2: (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle; "Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity" [syn: {Paul}, {Saint Paul}, {St. Paul}, {Apostle Paul}, {Paul the Apostle}, {Apostle of the Gentiles}, {Saul}, {Saul of Tarsus}]

What does Paul mean in Icelandic?

Paul <n> Paul

Where is the name Paul popular?

See what countries the name Paul is most popular in.

Can Paul be a girls name?

See where Paul is used as a girls name.

Paul is sometimes used as a girls name in the following countries:

Can Paul be a boys name?

See where Paul is used as a boys name.

Paul popularity by country

See how popular Paul is for boys or girls in 13 country data sets.

How popular is Paul in Canada as a boys name?
In 1997 Paul was the 97th most popular boys name in Canada.

Paul boys name rank in Canada

How popular is Paul in France as a boys name?
In 2018 Paul was the 13th most popular boys name in France.

Paul boys name rank in France

How popular is Paul in Australia as a boys name?
In 1998 Paul was the 86th most popular boys name in Australia.

Paul boys name rank in Australia

How popular is Paul in United States as a boys name?
In 2018 Paul was the 234th most popular boys name in United States.

Paul boys name rank in United States

How popular is Paul in Netherlands as a boys name?
In 2010 Paul was the 493rd most popular boys name in Netherlands.

Paul boys name rank in Netherlands

How popular is Paul in Switzerland as a boys name?
In 2018 Paul was the 45th most popular boys name in Switzerland.

Paul boys name rank in Switzerland

How popular is Paul in Germany as a boys name?
In 2019 Paul was the 2nd most popular boys name in Germany.

Paul boys name rank in Germany

How popular is Paul in Austria as a boys name?
In 2018 Paul was the 1st most popular boys name in Austria.

Paul boys name rank in Austria

How popular is Paul in Norway as a boys name?
In 1974 Paul was the 99th most popular boys name in Norway.

Paul boys name rank in Norway

How popular is Paul in Ireland as a boys name?
In 2011 Paul was the 97th most popular boys name in Ireland.

Paul boys name rank in Ireland

How popular is Paul in United States as a girls name?
In 1969 Paul was the 980th most popular girls name in United States.

Paul girls name rank in United States

How popular is Paul in Romania as a boys name?
In 2009 Paul was the 41st most popular boys name in Romania.

Paul boys name rank in Romania

How popular is Paul in United Kingdom as a boys name?
In 2018 Paul was the 346th most popular boys name in United Kingdom.

Paul boys name rank in United Kingdom

What ethnicity is the name Paul?

Global data on the ethnicity of the name Paul.

What ethnicity is someone with the name Paul likely to be?

  • Paul has a 6.51% chance of being East Asian
  • Paul has a 1.15% chance of being Japanese
  • Paul has a 9.77% chance of being South Asian
  • Paul has a 0.42% chance of being African
  • Paul has a 0.72% chance of being Muslim
  • Paul has a 31.63% chance of being British
  • Paul has a 1.29% chance of being Eastern European
  • Paul has a 5.79% chance of being Jewish
  • Paul has a 32.24% chance of being French
  • Paul has a 3.22% chance of being Germanic
  • Paul has a 1.68% chance of being Hispanic
  • Paul has a 1.77% chance of being Italian
  • Paul has a 3.80% chance of being Nordic

Paul Probabilities

Gender, generation, birth year, and other predictions for the name Paul.

What is the most common profile of a person named Paul

Someone with the name Paul was most likely born in 1964.

Someone with the name Paul is most likely to be male.

Someone with the name Paul is most likely from this generation: Baby Boomers.

What names are similar to the name Paul?

Find similar names to Paul.