Definitions for paulineˈpɔ laɪn, -lin

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Paul•ineˈpɔ laɪn, -lin(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to the apostle Paul or to his doctrines or writings.

    Category: Name, Religion

Origin of Pauline:

1325–75; < ML Paulīnus. See Paul1, -ine1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Pauline(adj)

    relating to Paul the Apostle or his doctrines

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pauline(adj)

    of or pertaining to the apostle Paul, or his writings; resembling, or conforming to, the writings of Paul; as, the Pauline epistles; Pauline doctrine

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Pauline

    Browning's first poem, written at 19 and published at 21, "breathless, intense, melodramatic," says Professor Saintsbury, "eschewing incident, but delighting in analysis, which was to be one of the poet's points throughout, and ultimately to prevail over the others."

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    Rank popularity for the word 'pauline' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4656

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