Definition of Saul

Noun: Saul

  1. (Old Testament) the first king of the Israelites who defended Israel against many enemies (especially the Philistines)
     
  2. (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"; "Saint Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity"; "St. Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity"; "Apostle Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity"; "Paul the Apostle's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity"; "Apostle of the Gentiles's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity"; "Saul of Tarsus's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity";
    - Paul, Saint Paul, St. Paul, Apostle Paul, Paul the Apostle, Apostle of the Gentiles, Saul of Tarsus

See also:
Sauk
sauls

Anagrams containing the word Saul

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