- angela merici,
- angelic doctor,
- angelica tree,
- angelico, fra
Origin of angelic
Examples from the Web for angelical
During the war of 1870, Madame Volnis's conduct was angelical.
Our angelical painter probably was not attracted by such matters.Fra Angelico|Jennie Ellis Keysor
The angelical beauty of a virgin mind and person captivated him, by contrast.Diana of the Crossways, Complete|George Meredith
Among this angelical class of beauties were Dr. W—lw—d's lady and daughter.
I can still hear that air of angelical simplicity—the nightingale after a storm.The Works of Honor de Balzac|Honor de Balzac
late 15c., "pertaining to angels," from Old French angelique "angelic" (Modern French angélique (13c.), from Latin angelicus, from Greek angelikos "angelic," from angelos (see angel). Meaning "angel-like" is from late 14c.; sense of "wonderfully pure, sweet" is recorded from early 16c. Related: Angelically.