SAUL
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: שָׁאוּל (Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: SAWL (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
From the Hebrew name שָׁאוּל (Sha'ul) which meant "asked for" or "prayed for". This was the name of the first king of Israel who ruled just before King David, as told in the Old Testament. Also, Saul was the original Hebrew name of Saint Paul.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Saoul (Biblical Greek), Sha'ul (Biblical Hebrew), Sauli (Finnish), Saulius (Lithuanian)
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