Pavol Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Paul:
From the Latin Paulus, which originated as a Roman family name derived from paulus (small). Paul was the adopted name of Saul of Tarsus, a Jewish Roman citizen converted to Christianity by a vision of Christ which blinded him for several days. He became one of the great missionary apostles and authored several New Testament epistles. Paul is regarded as cofounder of the Christian Church.
Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!
Name Lists Featuring Pavol
Contribute your knowledge to the name Pavol
- Comments and insights on the name Pavol
- Personal experiences with the name Pavol
- Nicknames for Pavol
- Meanings and history of the name Pavol
Slovak form of Paul.
- Famous real-life people named Pavol
Pavol Demitra, a Slovak professional ice hockey.
Pavol Országh Hviezdoslav, Slovak poet and politician.
Blessed Pavol Peter Gojdič, Greek Catholic Bishop martyred by the communist regime in Czechoslovakia.
- Pavol in song, story & screen