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Mi·chael

 (mī′kəl)
n.
An archangel who appears in the Hebrew Scriptures as a protector of the Jews and in the New Testament as a leader of the angels in their war against Satan.

[Hebrew mîkā'ēl, who (is) like God? : , who; see my in Semitic roots + , like + 'ēl, God; see ʔl in Semitic roots.]

Michael

(ˈmaɪkəl)
n
1. (Biography) 1596–1645, tsar of Russia (1613–45); founder of the Romanov dynasty
2. (Biography) born 1921, king of Romania (1927–30, as part of a three-part regency; 1940–47), who relinquished the throne (1930–40) in favour of his father, Carol II. He led the coup d'état that overthrew (1944) Antonescu but was forced to abdicate (1947) by the Communists
3. (Biography) Saint Michael Bible one of the archangels. Feast day: Sept 29 or Nov 8

Mi•chael

(ˈmaɪ kəl)

n.
a militant archangel. Dan. 10:13.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Michael - (Old Testament) the guardian archangel of the JewsMichael - (Old Testament) the guardian archangel of the Jews
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
archangel - an angel ranked above the highest rank in the celestial hierarchy
Translations
Michal
MichaelMikael
MikaelMikko
מיכאל
Mihovil
Mihály
マイケル
Mikael
Michał
Mihai
Michal
MihaMihael
MihajloМихајло
Mikael
Mikail

Michael

[ˈmaɪkl] NMiguel
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1613: Michael Romanov was elected Tsar of Russia, founding the house of Romanov which ruled until the revolution in March 1917.
1613: The 16-year-old Michael Romanov was elected Tsar of Russia, founding the house of Romanov which ruled until the revolution in March 1917.
INTERNATIONALMOTHERLANGUAGE 1613: Michael Romanov was elected Tsar of Russia, founding the house of Romanov which ruled until the revolution in March 1917.