What does Pauline mean?

Definitions for Pauline
ˈpɔ laɪn, -linpauline

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Paulineadjective

    relating to Paul the Apostle or his doctrines


  1. pauline

    Pauline refers to something related to, or connected with, the Apostle Paul, his doctrines, or his writings in the New Testament of the Bible. It may also be used as a feminine given name.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Paulineadjective

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

  2. Etymology: [L. Paulinus, fr. Paulus Paul.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pauline

    paw′līn, adj. of or belonging to the Apostle Paul.—ns. Paul′inism, the teaching or theology of Paul; Paul′inist, a follower of Paul.

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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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Pauline is ranked #27604 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Pauline surname appeared 872 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Pauline.

    79.1% or 690 total occurrences were White.
    10.3% or 90 total occurrences were Black.
    5.3% or 47 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3.4% or 30 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.7% or 15 total occurrences were Asian.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

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

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pauline in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pauline in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Pauline in a Sentence

  1. Pete Price:

    It's with a very heavy heart after speaking to the family that I have to tell you the Legendary Gerry Marsden MBE after a short illness which was an infection in Gerry Marsden heart has sadly passed away, sending all the love in the world to Pauline and his family. You'll Never Walk Alone.

  2. Dan Kelly:

    One case reminds me of Pauline but we were unable to find a laboratory willing to test the patient before the patient died, in West Africa it (relapsing Ebola) is mostly undiagnosed, hardly treated and people are certainly dying of it.

  3. Pauline Cafferkey:

    In line with normal procedures in cases such as this, we have identified a small number of close contacts of Pauline's that we will be following up as a precaution.

  4. Shaun Ore:

    It was devastating, to be honest, I didn't want to leave, i went back up a few times, I took her favorite treats and I had something of Pauline's.

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