HyperDic: saul

English > 2 senses of the word Saul:
NOUNperson Saul(Old Testament) the first king of the Israelites / Israelites who defended Israel against many enemies (especially the Philistines)
person Saul, Paul, Saint Paul, St. Paul, Apostle Paul, Paul the Apostle, Apostle of the Gentiles, Saul of Tarsus(New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles
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English > Saul: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaning(Old Testament) the first king of the Israelites / Israelites who defended Israel against many enemies (especially the Philistines).
CategoryOld TestamentThe collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people
Instance ofking, male monarch, RexA male sovereign
SpanishSaul, Saúl
CatalanSaul, Saül
English > Saul: 2 senses > noun 2, person
Meaning(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.
SynonymsPaul, Saint Paul, St. Paul, Apostle Paul, Paul the Apostle, Apostle of the Gentiles, Saul of Tarsus
CategoryNew TestamentThe collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation
Instance ofApostle, Apostelic FatherAny important early teacher of Christianity or a Christian missionary to a people
missionary, missionersomeone sent on a mission / mission--especially a religious or charitable mission to a foreign country
saintA person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization
SpanishEl Apóstol, Pablo, San Pablo
CatalanPaul, Pau, Sant Pau

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