Greek - English Dictionary
G3972 - Paul
|Word Origin:||Of Latin origin|
|Bible Usage:||Paul Paulus.|
|Part of Speech:||Noun Masculine|
(little; but remotely from a derivative of G3973 meaning the same); Paulus the name of a Roman and of an apostle
Paul or Paulus = "small or little"
1. Paul was the most famous of the apostles and wrote a good part of the NT, the 14 Pauline epistles
2. Paulus was a deputy or pro-consul of Cyprus and is said to be a prudent man, in the management of affairs, as a governor
Paul ( 159 )
Paulus ( 1 )
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.