Saul: baby boy name popularity and meaning


Saul: With Hebrew roots, this name means "prayed for," which would make it an especially poignant choice for a long-awaited son. Just remind yourself of that meaning when your little Saul drops your phone and shatters the screen.


Guitarist Saul Hudson (aka Slash); Nobel Prize winners Saul Bellow and Saul Perlmutter; filmmaker Saul Bass; poet/rapper Saul Williams.

Famous people named Saul:

Um, Saul is all.

Fun fact:

Saul's recent surge in popularity may be due to the fast-talking lawyer character of that name in the AMC series Breaking Bad and its spinoff, Better Call Saul.

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