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an·gel

 (ān′jəl)
n.
1. A typically benevolent celestial being that acts as an intermediary between heaven and earth, especially in Christianity, Judaism, Islam, and Zoroastrianism.
2. A representation of such a being, especially in Christianity, conventionally in the image of a human figure with a halo and wings.
3. angels Christianity The last of the nine orders of angels in medieval angelology. From the highest to the lowest in rank, the orders are: seraphim, cherubim, thrones, dominations or dominions, virtues, powers, principalities, archangels, and angels.
4. A guardian spirit or guiding influence.
5.
a. A kind and lovable person.
b. One who manifests goodness, purity, and selflessness.
6. A financial backer of an enterprise, especially a dramatic production or a political campaign.

[Middle English aungel, from Old English engel or Old French angele, both from Late Latin angelus, from Late Greek angelos, from Greek, messenger.]

an·gel′ic (ăn-jĕl′ĭk), an·gel′i·cal adj.
an·gel′i·cal·ly adv.

angelic

(ænˈdʒɛlɪk)
adj
1. (Theology) of or relating to angels
2. Also: angelical resembling an angel in beauty, purity, etc
anˈgelically adv
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.angelic - marked by utter benignityangelic - marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint; "angelic beneficence"; "a beatific smile"; "a saintly concern for his fellow men"; "my sainted mother"
good - morally admirable
2.angelic - of or relating to angelsangelic - of or relating to angels; "angelic messenger"
3.angelic - having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherubangelic - having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub; "an angelic smile"; "a cherubic face"; "looking so seraphic when he slept"; "a sweet disposition"
lovable, loveable - having characteristics that attract love or affection; "a mischievous but lovable child"

angelic

angelic

adjective
Translations
مَلائِكي
andělský
engleagtig
anđeoski
himneskur; eins og engill
melek gibi

angelic

[ænˈdʒelɪk] ADJangélico

angelic

[ænˈdʒɛlɪk] adj
[person] → angélique; [face, voice, smile] → angélique
(relating to angels) [choir] → angélique; [messenger] → angélique

angelic

adj (= of an angel)Engels-; hostshimmlisch; salutationEnglisch; (= like an angel)engelhaft, engelgleich (liter); angelic appearanceEngelsgestalt f

angelic

[ænˈdʒɛlɪk] adjangelico/a

angel

(ˈeindʒəl) noun
1. a messenger or attendant of God. The angels announced the birth of Christ to the shepherds.
2. a very good or beautiful person. She's an absolute angel about helping us.
angelic (ӕnˈdʒelik) adjective
like an angel.
anˈgelically adverb
ˈangel-fish noun
a brightly-coloured tropical fish with spiny fin.
References in classic literature ?
Mary's white muslin dress suited her particularly well, and she seemed the personification of innocence and love as she sat, now bending her head, now gazing up at the very tall and handsome man who was speaking to her with particular tenderness and self-restraint, as if he feared by word or gesture to offend or sully her angelic purity.
Here, happie Creature, fair Angelic EVE, Partake thou also; happie though thou art, Happier thou mayst be, worthier canst not be: Taste this, and be henceforth among the Gods Thy self a Goddess, not to Earth confind, But somtimes in the Air, as wee, somtimes Ascend to Heav'n, by merit thine, and see What life the Gods live there, and such live thou.
The angelic Julia must be infinitely indebted to you, Mr.
A beautiful expression, an angelic expression, came over it.
That cheerful eye, under the influ- ence of slavery, soon became red with rage; that voice, made all of sweet accord, changed to one of harsh and horrid discord; and that angelic face gave place to that of a demon.
I believe in so doing, as well as in the sweetness of your angelic heart.
As a sort of atonement she wrote 'Day after Day,' the story of a dismal and joyless orphan, who dies to the sound of angelic music, faint and farheard, filling the whole chamber.
But the face of the child was innocently radiant with an angelic smile.
But it was a comfort that there could be no uneasiness in a connection with anything so beatific as the radiant image of my little girl, the vision of whose angelic beauty had probably more than anything else to do with the restlessness that, before morning, made me several times rise and wander about my room to take in the whole picture and prospect; to watch, from my open window, the faint summer dawn, to look at such portions of the rest of the house as I could catch, and to listen, while, in the fading dusk, the first birds began to twitter, for the possible recurrence of a sound or two, less natural and not without, but within, that I had fancied I heard.
It was enough for them that their Xavier--this son, this father, this husband--ascended periodically to commune with powers, it might be angelic, beyond their comprehension, and that they united daily in prayers for his safety.
She seemed to have absolutely nothing to say to this sweet, smiling, angelic old lady who was patting her hand so kindly.
Well, then, I'll take you at your word,' she answered, with a most angelic smile, returning the odious money to her purse - 'but remember