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Hebrew שָׁאוּל "asked for".
- 1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version): 1 Samuel 16: 23:
- And it came to pass, that when the evil spirit of God was upon Saul, that David took an harp, and played with his hand; so Saul was refreshed, and was well, and the evil spirit departed from him.
- 1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version): Acts 9:4:
- Then Saul, ( who is also called Paul,) filled with the Holy Ghost, set his eyes on him.
first king of Israel
original name of Paul
male given name
- alternate form of sawol