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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 7
1. A messenger.
2. A spiritual, celestial being, superior to man in power and intelligence. In the Scriptures the angels appear as God's messengers.
3. A minister or pastor of a church, as in the Seven Asiatic churches.
4. Attendant spirit; genius; demon.
6. An ancient gold coin of England, bearing the figure of the archangel Michael. It varied in value from 6s. 8d. to 10s.
7. One of a class of fallen angels; an evil spirit; as, the devil and his angels.
Examples of usage:
  • Do you suppose the death- angel has no voice in the matter? - "Stories and Pictures", Isaac Loeb Peretz.
  • " Neither you nor I, angel of my soul! - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
  • " You great red angel" she said. - "The Long Chance", Peter B. Kyne.
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