One entry found for angel.
Main Entry: an·gel
Pronunciation: primarystressamacrn-jschwal
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English angel "spiritual being," from Old English engel and early French angele (both, same meaning), derived from Greek angelos "messenger"
1 : a spiritual being serving God especially as a messenger or as a guardian of human beings
2 : MESSENGER, HARBINGER <angel of death>
3 : a person as pure, lovely, or good as an angel
- an·gel·ic /an-primarystressjel-ik/ or an·gel·i·cal /-i-kschwal/ adjective
- an·gel·i·cal·ly /-i-k(schwa-)lemacron/ adverb


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