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Boy Name: Pavel

Name: Pavel
Pronunciation: \p(a)-vel\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: small
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Pavlo, Pavle
Similar Names: Pawel, Pauel, Havel, Pazel, Ravel
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 22007


Pavel \p(a)-vel\ as a boy's name is a variant of Paul (Latin), and the meaning of Pavel is "small".

The baby name Pavel sounds like Pavlo and Pavle. Other similar baby names are Pawel, Pauel, Havel, Pazel and Ravel.


Pavel is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#22007 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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