Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Paul, Saint A.D. 5?-67? Apostle to the Gentiles whose life and teachings are set forth in his epistles and the Acts of the Apostles.
  • Paul, Alice 1885-1977. American feminist who founded (1916) the separatist National Woman's Party and wrote (1923) the first equal rights amendment to be considered by the U.S. Congress.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. In the New Testament, Apostle to the Gentiles and author of fourteen epistles.
  • proper n. A male given name of biblical origin.
  • proper n. A patronymic surname.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See pawl.
  • n. An Italian silver coin. See paolo.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See pawl.
  • To puzzle.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. United States feminist (1885-1977)
  • 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

Etymologies

From Latin Paulus, from paulus ("small"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • RAND PAUL DELIVERS MAIDEN SENATE SPEECH, COMPARES TEA PARTY TO ABOLITIONISTS - Despite the well-established fact that John Brown spent his years dressing up like a minuteman, proudly not voting for his senator and bringing his own collapsible lawn furniture to political rallies, Senator Rand Paul felt the need to reiterate his movement's similarity's to America's anti-slavery activists today.

    HUFFPOST HILL - HCR Repeal Measure Fails In Senate

  • PAUL KREKORIAN - Paul showed his true nature as a professional politician at the forum.

    Archive 2009-09-01

  • HEATHER MILLS, FORMER WIFE OF PAUL MCCARTNEY: I'm basically standing here because Paul is insisting -- insistent on the whole judgment being put out.

    CNN Transcript Mar 17, 2008

  • TINA GILL-LAMPART, PAUL GILLS 'WIDOW: My son Joshua and I were waiting for the school bus in the morning and Paul came, drove by.

    CNN Transcript Sep 16, 2006

  • PAUL V (Camillo Borghese), whose reign was distinguished by the Jesuit Cardinal Robert Bellarmine (1542–1621), scholar, humanitarian, and theologian whose book On the Power of the Supreme Pontiff in Temporal Affairs (1610) may have encouraged Paul to press papal prerogatives in Venice; the ensuing conflict ended in a Venetian victory.

    1605-21

  • PERRY MASON, SEATED IN PAUL DRAKE'S OFFICE, SAID, "Paul, I want you to turn your men loose on the new car agencies and find out if a new car has recently been sold to a Watson Clammert."

    The Case of the Caretaker's Cat

  • PAUL What about binge drinking Paul, I mean you've done some stats I know over recent years at Wellington Hospital.

    NZ On Screen

  • Amir Karimuddin: @Paul Sorry Paul for such inconvenience.

    3GWeek - Asia's Mobile News

  • Chairman Clare Jeannotte recused herself from the issue based on the fact that she is the business manager for Nashoba Valley Tech. I n a n E m a i l t o To w n M a n a g e r P a u l C o h e n I a s k e d f o r s o m e c l a r i f i c a t i o n o n t h e F i n a n c e C o m m i t t e e ʼ s r e c o m e n d a t i o n a g a i n s t t h e N a s h o b a t e c h b u d g e t i n c r e a s e a n d a b o u t N a s h o b a Te c h s "S c h o o l C h o i c e account" which could be considered a "Rainy Day Fund" his answer is as follows: Paul Cohen From: \ "Cohen, Paul\"

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  • [Illustration: TOMBS OF PAUL AND VIRGINIA.] "After having allowed his imagination to depict the shades of Paul and

    The Illustrated London Reading Book

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