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archangel
American English: /ˈɑrkˌeɪndʒəl/
British English: /ˈɑːkeɪndʒ(ə)l/
, /ɑːkˈeɪndʒ(ə)l/

Translation of archangel in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • St Thomas Aquinas had an arrangement of angels - they ranged from angels, archangels and so on up to seraphims.
    • As the most beautiful of God's archangels (a high rank of angels) he became jealous of God's appointed heir and, gathering other angels around him, mounted a challenge.
    • From Fludds illustration of The Three Worlds, in Figure I, the Intellectual World can be seen as ruled over by the angels and archangels.

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