Type Surname (from given name)
Usage Italian

Meaning & History

From a diminutive of the given name Paolo. This name is typical of northern and central Italy.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesBoulos(Arabic) Pavlov(Bulgarian) Pavić, Pavičić, Pavlović(Croatian) Paulsen, Poulsen, Pallesen(Danish) Paul, Paulis, Paulissen, Pauwels(Dutch) Paul, Paulson(English) Pauwels(Flemish) Paul(French) Paul, Pohl(German) Pál(Hungarian) Paulauskas(Lithuanian) Pavlovski(Macedonian) Paulsen(Norwegian) Pawlak, Paszek(Polish) Pavlov, Pavlovsky(Russian) Pavlović(Serbian) Pavlenko(Ukrainian)
Entry updated January 22, 2019