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Azrael

[az-ree-uh l, -rey-]
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noun
  1. (in Jewish and Islamic angelology) the angel who separates the soul from the body at the moment of death.
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Also called Angel of Death, death angel.
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Azrael

noun
  1. (in Jewish and Islamic angelology) the angel who separates the soul from the body at death
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