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  1. a doctrine or theory concerning angels.
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Origin of angelology

First recorded in 1745–55; angel + -o- + -logy
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Examples from the Web for angelology

Historical Examples of angelology

  • Not so universally, but with a large number of readers, the angelology can be no more than what the critics call machinery.

    An Introduction to the Prose and Poetical Works of John Milton

    Hiram Corson

  • Contact with Babylonia tended to stimulate the 188 angelology and demonology of Israel.

British Dictionary definitions for angelology


  1. a doctrine or theory treating of angels
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