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.
The cave is where Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) spent a great deal of time meditating and where he received his first revelation from the archangel Gabriel.
Also of historic, and European importance, is the Lichfield Angel, a "remarkable survival of early medieval sculpture" that's believed to depict the Archangel Gabriel.
It's your own guardian angel -- hence the name, after Archangel Gabriel -- who will make sure you're ok and will call your friends or family when it's crucial.
After Mary's Purification and the presentation of Jesus in the temple, Joseph was tempted to settle with his family in Bethlehem because of all that had happened there; but one night, he was visited in sleep by the Archangel Gabriel who said "Arise and take the Child and His Mother and fly into Egypt, and be there until I tell thee.
Once I found myself playing Jack The Ripper in the evening while rehearsing the Archangel Gabriel during the day
IRONICALLY enough, his name was derived from the Archangel Gabriel.
On the seventh day, the Archangel Gabriel found Him having a kip.
I can't see where this unholy mess will all end, short of an intervention by the Archangel Gabriel.