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Uriel

[yoo r-ee-uh l]
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noun
  1. one of the archangels. II Esdras 4.
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Historical Examples

  • "Methinks in Porto thou wast an ape thyself," cried Uriel, raging.

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  • On the way, Uriel gave what answers he could to the old man's questionings.

  • And Uriel pushed his plate away and pinched the child's ear fondly.

  • And Uriel laid down his pistol and waited, for he yet loved the boy.

  • "Ianthe loves the ape; 'tis her concern," Uriel was stung into rejoining.


British Dictionary definitions for uriel

Uriel

noun
  1. one of the four chief angels in Jewish apocryphal writings
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