From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Paul. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1950 or after 1990

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Western Germany
  • Southern Germany

Variant Forms

Origin and Meaning

Latin paulus, paullus = 'small', 'little', 'humble'

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