archangel


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  • noun

Synonyms for archangel

an angel ranked above the highest rank in the celestial hierarchy

a biennial cultivated herb

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The archangels and the upper- class patriarchs wear a finer thing than that.
Did you talk with those archangels and patriarchs, Sandy?
There are viceroys, princes, governors, sub-governors, sub-sub-governors, and a hundred orders of nobility, grading along down from grand-ducal archangels, stage by stage, till the general level is struck, where there ain't any titles.
All the nobility, and all the patriarchs and prophets - every last one of them - and all the archangels, and all the princes and governors and viceroys, were there, - and NO small fry - not a single one.
The archangels gave the barkeeper a stiff little military bow; the two old men rose; one of them said, "Moses and Esau welcome thee
One of the greatest heroines of all time returns and reveals the wisdom she received from Archangel Michael.
The Bulgarian Church honors on Tuesday Michaelmas, the feast of St Michael the Archangel (also the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael) or the Feast of Michael and All Angels.
But in time I found I wanted to call Michael, our warrior archangel and defender of the church, back into active duty.
So just like that, Operation Archangel - the LAPD's state-of-the-art system for analyzing and prioritizing possible terrorist targets - was born.
THE adaptation of Robert Harris's blockbuster Archangel stars Liverpool's very own Daniel Craig as a historian with the most unlikely name in the history of drama, Fluke Kelso.
Michael the Archangel every day, and to fast on the 27th of each month (the day the Winnipeg Statement rejecting Humanae vitae was issued by the Canadian bishops in 1968).
bitterroot, archangel, fingerwort,/and speak to them in tongues my/sickness taught me.
Published by Arbeiter Ring, the book reveals the origins behind the creation of Maddin's early classics such as Careful and Archangel and includes the screenplay for The Heart of the World.
The long anticipated appearance of this work is greatly welcomed by those of us who have known Konrad Eisenbichler's work and earlier publications, especially on the contribution of the Archangel Raphael fraternity (and other youth confraternities) to Florentine theater.
Archangel also stars Gabriel Macht (Because I Said So, The Good Shepherd) and Harry Ditson (De-Lovely, The Tailor of Panama).