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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Tapias philanthropic efforts include serving on the Board of Directors for the Sun Angel Foundation and Endowment at Arizona State University, the Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation Board of Indianapolis, Indiana, and as Chairman of Board and Trustee at Saint Leo University.
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 10.23secs, pushing training partner and former Olympic relay gold medallist Mark Lewis Francis down into third place.
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.
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.
As their male counterparts jogged a victory lap around Joe Sellah Track at Sun Angel Stadium, soaking in the last remnants of a well-deserved and hard-fought triumph on a warm desert night, you could sense the determination among the UO women begin to build.
Staked to a big lead after day one, the Ducks overcame a few bumps in the road to capture their second straight conference title at the Pac-10 Track & Field Championships at Sun Angel Stadium on Saturday night.
The Ducks, who performed before a crowd of 1,821 at Sun Angel Stadium, remained locked in a tight battle for conference supremacy with the host Sun Devils, who stand third with 35 points, behind UCLA at 48.5.