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Updated June 9, 2019

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Latin : Little one

How Popular Is The Name Pol

Family name origins & meanings

  • Catalan and Occitan : from the personal name Pol, equivalent to Paul.
  • Dutch : topographic name for someone who lived by a grassy mound, from Middle Dutch pol ‘tussock’.
  • German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) : variant of Pohl.
  • Polish : ethnic name or regional name meaning ‘Pole’ (see Polak).
  • Polish : from a shortened or reduced form of any of several personal name containing the syllable -pol-, e.g. Polikarp, Hipolit, or Leopold.

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