Examples from the Web for saul
He may have been telling the truth when, on hearing that Saul Bellow won the Nobel Prize, he remarked, “Never heard of him.”Borges Had A Genius For Literature But Not Love Or Much Else|Allen Barra|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Saul story was in some ways the trickiest story for us this season.
The Javadi story was just intimately bound up with the Saul story.
Well, if it's Carrie and her spy-rabbi Saul, courtesy of the inimitable Mandy Patinkin, the answer is: Yes, we still are.‘Homeland’ Season 4: A Stripped-Down and Surprisingly Badass Return to Form|Marlow Stern|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Just consider the ubiquity of the products: the Honeywell thermostat, the Saul Bass credit scenes.
David did much better with his sling than he would have done with Saul's sword and spear.How To Do It|Edward Everett Hale
Like Saul, he has gone to search for asses, he has found a kingdom.Ethics|John Dewey and James Hayden Tufts
A watchful eye was fixed implacably on this last indignant representative of the ruined House of Saul.The Expositor's Bible: The First Book of Kings|F. W. Farrar
And when Saul sent messengers to take David, she said, He is sick.The Bible for Young People|Anonymous
And Saul said unto his uncle, "He told us plainly that the asses were found."Heroes of Israel|Theodore Gerald Soares
British Dictionary definitions for saul
Word Origin and History for saul
masc. proper name, Biblical first king of Israel, from Latin Saul, from Hebrew Shaul, literally "asked for," passive participle of sha'al "he asked for."
Culture definitions for saul
The first king of Israel, who battled repeatedly with the Philistines. He often felt great despair, which was soothed by David playing his harp. Saul later became jealous of David and tried to have him killed in battle. After a prophesied defeat by the Philistines, Saul killed himself.