Origin of death angel
First recorded in 1785–95
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Examples from the Web for death angel
So when she heard those words she made a great outcry, and wrestled with the Death-Angel, and sought to stay him in his purpose.
So the Death-Angel went his way with that best-beloved lamb, and Persis fell upon her face and wailed.
He blessed God for it all, and he prayed for the death-angel to come to him ere he beheld the destruction of all he so much loved.
As he spake, the eyes of the Death-Angel beamed with pleasure, and again did the two friendly Genii cordially embrace each other.
So, silently and peacefully the Death-angel had visited her, and upon her features lay the calm loveliness of perfect rest.Woman's Work in the Civil War
Linus Pierpont Brockett