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EtymologyEdit

From Anglo-Norman angle and Old English enġel (from Proto-Germanic *angiluz); both ultimately from Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /au̯nˈdʒɛl/, /ˈau̯ndʒəl/, /ˈaːndʒəl/, /ˈɛːndʒəl/

NounEdit

aungel (plural aungels)

  1. An angel; a heavenly messenger or deputy (usually Christian)
  2. A fallen angel; an angel turned to the forces of evil.
  3. A depiction or image of an angel or bearing an angel.
  4. A coin made of gold with an image of an angel.
  5. (rare, Late ME) The lowest rank of angels.

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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos, messenger).

NounEdit

aungel m (plural aungels)

  1. (Puter, religion) angel