Paulist

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/ ˈpɔ lɪst /

noun Roman Catholic Church.

a member of the “Missionary Society of St. Paul the Apostle,” a community of priests founded in New York in 1858.

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Origin of Paulist

First recorded in 1880–85; Paul + -ist
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