Paulette

Paulette - A very unique female name



  Sep 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Paulette, meaning small, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1920 on position #1617. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Paulette and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Paulette? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Paulette. The baby girl name Paulette was given to 63 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1816 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 22,433 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Paulette peaked in popularity 71 years ago in 1946 on position 117.



Famous with this name

Paulette Élambert
Paulette Regan
Paulette Pastor


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Paulette is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Paulette is currently topping the baby name charts in Arizona at position #684 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,162.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Paulette is where you live.


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Paulette origin and meaning

Paulette is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means small. To see famous people named Paulette, pop culture references for the name Paulette and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Paulette

We've found the following names that sound similar to Paulette, sorted by popularity.

Pauletta / Paulita / Pablita / Polette / Polett /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121816
20111550
20101397
20093043
20082708
20072442
20063890
20054030
20042762
20032625
20023097
20013346
20003194
19993644
19982164
19971744
19961775
19952087
19941673
19931476
19921528
19911387
19901544
19891126
19881017
19871536
19861336
19851218
19841057
19831172
19821079
19811056
1980959
1979944
1978787
1977812
1976787
1975612
1974554
1973481
1972414
1971357
1970327
1969355
1968354
1967329
1966342
1965340
1964326
1963323
1962347
1961339
1960320
1959292
1958266
1957261
1956233
1955224
1954208
1953177
1952163
1951148
1950151
1949125
1948123
1947134
1946117
1945146
1944164
1943165
1942210
1941437
1940473
1939713
1938778
1937919
1936764
1935913
19341121
1933913
19321057
19311290
19281467
19271411
19261357
19251561
19241470
19231640
19221769
19211410
19201617

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Arizona684
California968
Texas1712
New York2162

Even more about Paulette


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Paulette a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Paulette?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1946
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Paulette
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 22,433
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1920
2012 births +63

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