What secrets hide behind “Paula” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Paula” is of Latin origin. It’s a name commonly given to girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Aluap.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Upaal.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Paula’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Paula is a name that suggests you give up what you want so other people can have what they need. Like a six-sided cube, your personality is steady and balanced. You are very creative and artistically oriented but also willing to take action to accomplish your goals. Often you volunteer to work on civic projects and make your fair share of responsibility. Others seek your advice because you carefully listen to their problems.
Your heart’s desire is an adventure! Freedom is essential to your happiness. Traveling, meeting new friends, and getting new experience can add variety to your life. You are no stranger to change – you embrace it. Your sharp mind makes you curious about many things. You may find it difficult to commit. You want to jump from one project to another.
When people hear the name Paula, they perceive you as someone who is dignified, well-dressed, outstanding, self-sufficient, and impressive. You come off as someone who is not a push-over. The use of bright and cheerful colors may be your fashion style. People recognize you as being a pioneer with your ideas of how to do things. Try not to appear as being too aggressive and intimidating to others.
You learn quickly and like to broaden your knowledge about any topic under the sun. You are reserved, secretive, and yet you give off an excellent first impression to others. You have a great common sense but can be easily annoyed and do not want to wait for too long for something. Try to be more generous with your time.
Your most likely vocation: teacher, philosopher, educator, religious zealot, scientist, minister, instructor, writer, producer of luxury and beauty goods, manager of restaurant, irrigationist, horticulturist, zoologist, shipping magnate.
Lucky colors: All varieties of blue except the very bright blues
Lucky gem(s): Emerald, turquoise
Lucky day(s): Sunday, Monday, and Friday
Lucky botanicals: Verbena, dog rose, violets, walnuts, all types of beans, apricot, almonds
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Hey Paula! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from the letters in your first name? Check your answers here: Words with these letters PAULA. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
“Paula” is the 70th most popular baby girl’s name in New York as reported in the 1964 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, 549 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1964. A total of 9,522 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1963 with a total of 10,144 babies. That’s a lot of baby Paulas.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Paula” was recorded 279,246 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Paulas to occupy the country of Mayotte with an estimated population of 266,380.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to nine newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1943 with a rank of #93 nationwide and was registered 3,042 times as a baby girl’s name. Paula became a popular girl’s name in the state of Rhode Island in the year 1953. It ranked #19 with 107 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1954 in the state of California with 784 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Massachusetts for 42 years from 1934 to 1976 (may not be consecutive).
For the past four decades (1979 to 2018), the name “Paula” was recorded 26,443 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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