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meaning behind the name Paul

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asked Jun 10, 2013 in Definition by anonymous
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meaning behind the name Paul is "small" or "humble" in Latin.
answered Jun 13, 2013 by mfranks Inquisitive Expert (39,740 points)
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The name PAUL is a derivative of the name Paulus, which is a Roman family name meaning small or humble and was rarely heard in the Middle Ages. It became more prominent in the 17th century. Saints and other famous historical figures began using the name PAUL .
answered Dec 18, 2013 by The.Sage Inquisitive Expert (93,460 points)

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