from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Saul fl. 11th century B.C. The first king of Israel. He defended Israel against numerous enemies, especially the Philistines, and was succeeded by David.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. The first king of Israel.
- proper n. The original name of Apostle Paul.
- proper n. A male given name.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Soul.
- n. Same as sal, the tree.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete or Scotch form of soul.
- n. See sal.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (Old Testament) the first king of the Israelites who defended Israel against many enemies (especially the Philistines)
- 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
Then Saul heard a voice, which to him was articulate and distinct; but not understood, though heard by the rest:  _Saul, Saul, why dost thou persecute me?
SAUL of Tarsus, known better by his Roman name Paul, was a young man when Jesus died, probably, like Jesus, in his thirties.1 The name Saul is Hebrew, honoring the first king of Israel, who like Paul was of the Israelite tribe of Benjamin.
The good work that was begun in Saul is carried on wonderfully; this new-born Christian, though he seemed as one born out of due time, yet presently comes to maturity.
And Uncle Saul is also getting a love interest: 7th Heaven's Stephen Collins.
Saul is the patriarch of the family and needs to be featured more.
For Janis Bellow, however, the long-awaited publication of the letters of her husband, Saul, is "overwhelmingly joyful".
Saul is facing the camera, but his head is lowered slightly, and one hand rests lightly on his brow, as if he were tired, or thinking.
She has said that her own share in Saul's life was only a small one, but the irony is that she was also with him for longer than any other woman.
Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn 's "David Playing the Harp Before Saul" is one of the key works in the historic section, while Rembrandt' s "Portrait of Maertgen van Bilderbeecq" shows a young woman in a lace trimmed hat, flushed with the pride of portraiture.
Saul is a man obsessed with his own failures, everything he does with his children is based around an agenda.