What does PAUL mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Paul, Alice Paul(noun)

    United States feminist (1885-1977)

  2. Paul, Saint Paul, St. Paul, Apostle Paul, Paul the Apostle, Apostle of the Gentiles, Saul, Saul of Tarsus(noun)

    (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

    "Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity"


  1. Paul(ProperNoun)

    In the New Testament, Apostle to the Gentiles and author of fourteen epistles.

    Etymology: From Paulus, from paulus.

  2. Paul(ProperNoun)

    of biblical origin.

    Etymology: From Paulus, from paulus.

  3. paul(Noun)

    An old Italian silver coin; a paolo.

    Etymology: From Paulus, from paulus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Paul(noun)

    see Pawl

  2. Paul(noun)

    an Italian silver coin. See Paolo

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Paul

    Same as Pawl.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Paul

    the name of five Popes: Paul I., Pope from 757 to 797; Paul II., Pope from 1464 to 1471; Paul III., Pope from 1534 to 1549, was zealous against the Protestant cause, excommunicated Henry VIII. in 1536, sanctioned the Jesuit order in 1540, convened and convoked the Council of Trent in 1545; Paul IV., Pope from 1555 to 1559, originally an ascetic, was zealous for the best interests of the Church and public morality, established the Inquisition at Rome, and issued the first Index Expurgatorius; Paul V., Pope from 1605 to 1621, his pontificate distinguished by protracted strife with the Venetian republic, arising out of the claim of the clergy for immunity from the civil tribunals, and which was brought to an end through the intervention of Henry IV. of France in 1607; it need not be added that he was zealous for orthodoxy, like his predecessors.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PAUL' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #923

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PAUL' in Written Corpus Frequency: #712

Anagrams for PAUL »

  1. pula, Pula

  2. Pula

How to pronounce PAUL?

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    US English

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PAUL in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PAUL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of PAUL in a Sentence

  1. Maggie Younis:

    We met that night waiting for Paul and out he came.

  2. Mike Lee:

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., supports the legislation and had hoped to pass it last Thursday, but Mitch McConnell was forced to delay consideration past the expiration date after Mike Lee, R-Utah, and two other senators Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Ron Wyden said they would object. The House legislation, negotiated by White House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Republican leader Kevin McCarthy, would renew several provisions the FBI sees as vital to fighting terrorism but also aim to ensure stricter oversight of how the bureau conducts surveillance. PAUL : MY FISA AMENDMENT WILL KEEP Mike Lee had proposed a deal on the Senate floor Thursday extension of the current authorities if the Senate would consider several amendments to the White House bill that would further limit them. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, speaking on the floor for Mitch McConnell, objected to that deal, saying the Senate should instead pass the House bill. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., has pushed for FISA reforms. ( AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Were not a rubberstamp for the House of Representatives, were certainly not a rubber stamp for the Deep State.

  3. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio:

    The only budget that Ted has ever voted for was a budget that Rand Paul sponsored that brags about cutting defense spending.

  4. Franklin Foer:

    For Ukrainians, the significance of Paul Manafort is incredibly obvious in terms of being an accomplice to a regime that stole so much money from the country, and that was ultimately responsible for murder.

  5. Actor Matt Lucas:

    I'm chuffed to bits to be joining the most delicious show on television. I can't wait to break bread with Noel, Prue Leith and Paul Hollywood and meet the brilliant bakers, and bearing in mind my love of cake, I've already ordered some much larger trousers in anticipation.

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