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Paulist

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noun Paul·ist \ˈpȯ-list\

Definition of Paulist

  1. :  a member of the Roman Catholic Congregation of the Missionary Priests of St. Paul the Apostle founded by I. T. Hecker in the United States in 1858



Circa 1883

First Known Use of paulist

circa 1883


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