جبريل

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Alteration of جَبْرَائِيل(jabrāʾīl).

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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

جِبْرِيل or جَبْرِيل (jibrīl or jabrīlm

  1. The archangel Gabriel
  2. a male given name, Gabriel, Jibril

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Usage notesEdit

جِبْرِيل(jibrīl) is the form used in the Quran and is usually used in Islamic contexts. Arabic-speaking Christians refer to Gabriel as جِبْرَائِيل(jibrāʾīl).