Paul

----Infobox Given name 2
gender = Male
meaning = Small; humble
origin = Latin
Paul is a common English name, derived from Paulus, a Roman cognomen. It may refer specifically to the following:

Roman and Byzantine empire

*Paul (jurist) or Julius Paulus (Second Century AD), a Roman jurist
*Paulus Catena (-362), a Roman notary
*Lucius Aemilius Paulus Macedonicus (229 BC-160 BC), a Roman general
*Paulus Alexandrinus (4th century), a Hellenistic astrologer
*Paul of Aegina or Paulus Aegineta (625?–690?), a Greek surgeon

Christianity

aints

*Paul the Apostle from Tarsus, or Saint Paul, early Christian missionary and author of numerous letters of the New Testament of the Christian Bible (AD 3-10 — 62-68)
*"See" Saint Paul (disambiguation), for other saints named "Paul", and places named after them

Popes

*Pope Paul (disambiguation), the chosen name of several Popes of the Roman Catholic Church upon election to the papacy
*Pope Paul I (Pope from 757–767)
*Pope Paul II (Pope from 1464–1471)
*Pope Paul III (Pope from 1534-1549)
*Pope Paul IV (Pope from 1555-1559)
*Pope Paul V (Pope from 1605-1621)
*Pope Paul VI (Pope from 1963-1978)

Royals

*Paul I Tsar of Russia
*Paul I King of Greece

Other

*Paulus Jovius (1483-1552), an Italian bishop
*Paul the Deacon or Paulus Diaconus (ca. 720–800), an Italian Benedictine monk

Notable Pauls

* See article Paul (name), about the name Paul

Places

*Paul, Cornwall, United Kingdom
*Paul, Idaho, United States
*Paul (municipality) in Cape Verde

Other uses

*Paul ("Pokémon"), a fictional character
*Paul (bakery), a bakery franchise based in France
*Paul (song), by the German punk band Die Ärzte
*St. Paul (oratorio), a work by Felix Mendelssohn originally entitled 'Paulus' (in its German version)
*Paul is dead, conspiracy theory
*Paul (play), play by Howard Brenton on the life of the apostle Paul


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