Gabriel

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Ga·bri·el

 (gā′brē-əl)
n.
In the Bible, an angel who explained signs from God and announced the conception, birth, and mission of Jesus to Mary. In Islamic tradition, Gabriel is believed to have revealed the Koran to Muhammad.

Gabriel

(ˈɡeɪbrɪəl)
n
(Bible) Bible one of the archangels, the messenger of good news (Daniel 8:16–26; Luke 1:11–20, 26–38)

Gabriel

(French ɡabriɛl)
n
(Biography) Jacques-Ange (ʒakɑ̃ʒ). 1698–1782, French architect: designed the Petit Trianon at Versailles

Ga•bri•el

(ˈgeɪ bri əl)

n.
one of the archangels, appearing usu. as a divine messenger. Dan. 8:16, 9:21; Luke 1:19, 26.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Gabriel - (Bible) the archangel who was the messenger of GodGabriel - (Bible) the archangel who was the messenger of God
Christian Bible, Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Scripture, Bible, Word of God, Book, Word - the sacred writings of the Christian religions; "he went to carry the Word to the heathen"
archangel - an angel ranked above the highest rank in the celestial hierarchy
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Gabriel

[ˈgeɪbrɪəl] NGabriel
References in classic literature ?
He announced himself as the archangel Gabriel, and commanded the captain to jump overboard.
Do you think the archangel Gabriel thinks anything the less of me, because I promptly and respectfully obey that old hunks in that particular instance?
A large stone presented by the archangel Gabriel to the
She was not to know what I was, remember; and beside Corbucci and his henchman I was the Archangel Gabriel come down to earth.
In the centre is the Archangel Gabriel, whose attribute is the word, as he announced to the Virgin Mary that she would conceive and become the mother of Jesus, the Son of God.
He could not see the winch wire he thought I was the Archangel Gabriel coming to collect him
The icon will be created by students from the Bethlehem Icon School, which has previously created the Archangel Gabriel and the Mother of Jesus icons for the cathedral.
The icon will be created by students from the Bethlehem Icon School, who have previously created the Archangel Gabriel and the Mother of Jesus icons for the cathedral.
Henry Ossawa Tanner nuances the experience by rendering the moment of encounter with bright, golden light instead of the archangel Gabriel.
On one of his regular sojourns meditating in a cave near Mecca, he told of being visited by the Archangel Gabriel.
Visitors were able to watch the students as they wrote the icons of the Archangel Gabriel and Mary in studios in the Old Stables, Cathedral Close.
The government marked a national holiday to celebrate the Annunciation -- a commemoration of the moment when the Archangel Gabriel revealed to the Virgin Mary that she would become the mother of Jesus.