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Portuguese Names Starting with P

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Origin:  

Portuguese

Description:  

The meaning of Paiva is 'name of a river' and the name is of Portuguese origin. It is a popular choice in Uruguay, Brazil and Portugal. In the eighteenth century, the name Paiva was common. Famous name associations include Adriano de Paiva (a Portuguese scientist), Francisco Bueno de Paiva (a former vice president of Brazil), Felix Paiva (former president of Paraguay) and Juliana Paiva (a Brazilian actress).

Origin:  

Portuguese

Description:  

The name Paulo is a popular name around the world and is of Portuguese origin. The meaning of Paulo is 'small'. There are several renowned personalities with the name Paulo including Paulo Cohen, a Brazilian author whose bestselling novel is 'The Alchemist' and Paulo Dybala, an Argentinian soccer player.

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