Sun angel

(Zool.) a South American humming bird of the genus Heliangelos, noted for its beautiful colors and the brilliant luster of the feathers of its throat.
- G. Francis.

See also: Sun

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Shab-e Yalda marks the eve of the birth of Mithra, the Sun Angel, who symbolizes light, goodness and strength.
ATHLETICS: Gateshead Harrier Richard Kilty opened his outdoor campaign in fine style by recording life-time best performances in both the 100 metres and 200 metres in the Sun Angel Classic in Arizona.
Competing in the Sun Angel Classic meeting in Arizona, Kilty first revised his 100m personal best by winning with an Olympic B standard time of 10.
In Esfahan, on December 21 at 12 o'clock, the sun angel is 34 degrees from the horizon and on January 21, which is simultaneous with the highest elevation of the sun in this city, the sun is 82 degrees above the horizon.
He established his PR of 71-2 3/4 at the Sun Angel Track Classic in April - a mark that still ranks No.
3 Donna Vega hugs her sun Angel during a ceremony at Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock in Manchester at the announcement that Irving Oil is donating $40,000 to the program in 2009.
David Facey The Sun Angel Cabrera looks like he has had a weight lifted off his back now his year as US Open champion is over.
71 in the 1,600- meter relay at the Sun Angel Invitational in Tempe.
Gallagher has a strong background in sports, from his days as a college and professional baseball player and founding director of the Maricopa County Sports Authority, to his current service as Chairman of the Sun Angel Foundation, a charitable organization that supports Arizona State University athletics.
Arizona State senior Ryan Whiting's shot put mark last Saturday that broke a 28-year-old stadium record at the Sun Angel Track Classic.
71 of the 1996 at the Sun Angel Invitational in Tempe.
The full marathon field of 13,294 runners began their journey through Phoenix, Scottsdale, and into Tempe to the Arizona State University finish line between Sun Devil and Sun Angel stadiums.