Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:1181
Meaning:prayed for
Saul as a boy's name is pronounced sahl. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Saul is "prayed for". Biblical: the first king of Israel; also the Hebrew name of the apostle Paul.

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