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  • proper n. The capital city of Minnesota.

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

  • n. capital of the state of Minnesota; located in southeastern Minnesota on the Mississippi river adjacent to Minneapolis; one of the Twin Cities
  • 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


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  • The Protestant Episcopal Society of the city of Maiden, organized under the general laws and under chapter one hundred and thirty-four of the acts of the year eighteen hundred and seventy, is hereby author - ized to take and be known by the name Saint Paul's Parish, Maiden.

    Acts and resolves passed by the General Court

  • Tertullian called Saint Paul 'the apostle of the heretics' and he was right.

    A New, Political Saint Paul?

  • And the Food and Drug Administration tonight announcing it's found salmonella Saint Paul, that is a strain of the bacteria, on one jalapeno pepper imported from Mexico.

    CNN Transcript Jul 21, 2008

  • Shakespeare can paraphrase Saint Paul one way, in a secular sonnet:


  • Iowa City has grown in ten years as large as Saint Paul, which is not 2 years old.

    Old Fort Snelling 1819-1858

  • Include Saul of Tarsus, better known as Saint Paul, and the standing assigned him by this impartial critic is not extravagant.

    Recollections and reflections : an auto of half a century and more,

  • Saul of Tarsus, later known as Saint Paul, has been described as having one of the most dynamic religious imaginations in history.

    One Utah

  • In response to the letter written by M.. James M. Kenny entitled "GC's DNA," along with the lengthy article submitted by the Garden City Historical Society and why the "very old building" better known as Saint Paul's should be reconsidered for historical value, etc.

    Garden City News

  • But "Saint Paul," as some colleagues derisively call him, is steeped in the conventional politics he claims to disdain.

    The 'Uncandidate': How Pure Is Paul?

  • The name "Saint Paul," applied to a town or city seemed appropriate.

    The History of Minnesota and Tales of the Frontier


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