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Paul

masc. proper name, the Biblical name of the apostle to the Gentiles, from Latin Paulum (nominative Paulus), a Roman surname of the Aemilian gens, literally "small," from PIE *pau-ro-lo-, suffixed form of root *pau- (1) "few, little." Other forms include Old French Pol, Italian Paolo, Spanish Pablo, Russian Pavel. Paul Pry as a name for a very inquisitive person is by 1820. Related: Paulian; Paulite.

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Definitions of Paul

Paul (n.)
United States feminist (1885-1977);
Synonyms: Alice Paul
Paul (n.)
(New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle;
Synonyms: Saint Paul / St. Paul / Apostle Paul / Paul the Apostle / Apostle of the Gentiles / Saul / Saul of Tarsus
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