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Encyclopedia > Usul (Dune)

Usul is the Sietch name for Dune character Paul Atreides. A Sietch name is only known by the members of that Fremen's direct community, also known as a Sietch. Paul Atreides is also known by the names and terms: Muad'Dib, Paul Muad'Dib, the Lisan al-Gaib, the Mahdi, the Kwisatz Haderach, and The Preacher. A sietch is a Fremen desert settlement in the Dune stories. ... The fictional Dune universe, or Duniverse is the political, scientific, and social setting of author Frank Herberts six-book Dune series of science-fiction novels. ... Paul Atreides, as portrayed by Kyle MacLachlan in David Lynchs Dune (1985), wielding the infamous Weirding Module. Paul Orestes Atreides is a fictional character in the Dune universe created by Frank Herbert. ... Spoiler warning: The Fremen are a group of people in the Dune series of science fiction novels by Frank Herbert. ... MuadDib is the name of two fictional entities within the realm of Frank Herberts Dune. ... Mahdi is a term from the Dune universe created by Frank Herbert. ... The Kwisatz Haderach is a fictional name of a prophesied messiah figure in the Dune universe, created by Frank Herbert, and later extended by his son, Brian Herbert, alongside science fiction author Kevin J Anderson. ... The Preacher is an alter-ego of Paul Atreides in the novel Children of Dune by Frank Herbert, a part of the Dune universe. ...

Usul is Fremen for "The strength at the base of the pillar". Deconstructing a Roman pillar. ...



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