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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The insurgent leader Jean Pierrot is confused with future president Louis Pierrot, the white Pierre Garnot with muldtre Jean-Baptiste Mills, Denmark Vesey with Gabriel Prosser, and (very stable) Antigua with (revolutionary) Grenada.
He particularly focuses on the intersection between freemasonry and the African American articulation of democratic politics through a re-reading of the 1800 slave rebellion of Gabriel (often incorrectly referred to as Gabriel Prosser) and African American associational life in post-emancipation Virginia.
GABRIEL Prosser organises an uprising of 1,000 armed slaves, but is later hanged.