Origin of PaulClassical Latin Paulus (or Classical Greek Paulos), Roman surname, probably ; from paulus, small: akin to paucus, few
- 1854-1915; Ger. bacteriologist: pioneer in immunology & chemotherapy
- 1932- ; U.S. biologist
, Saint AD 5?–67?
- Alternative form of pawl.
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From Latin Paulus, from paulus (“small").