how to pronounce angel


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angel is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of angel in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… you just look at that little angel um …”

meanings of angel


  1. Alternative letter-case form of angel.
  2. An altitude, measured in thousands of feet.
  3. One of the lowest order of such beings, below virtues.
  4. An incorporeal and sometimes divine messenger from a deity, or other divine entity, often depicted in art as a youthful winged figure in flowing robes.
  5. An affluent individual who provides capital for a startup, usually in exchange for convertible debt or ownership equity; an angel investor.
  6. The person who funds a show.
  7. A person who has Angelman syndrome.
  8. A person having the qualities attributed to angels, such as purity or selflessness.
  9. An unidentified flying object detected by air traffic control radar.
  10. An official (a bishop, or sometimes a minister) who heads a Christian church, especially a Catholic Apostolic church.
  11. An English gold coin, bearing the figure of the archangel Michael, circulated between the 15th and 17th centuries, and varying in value from six shillings and eightpence to ten shillings.
  12. Attendant spirit; genius; demon.


  1. A player on the team the "Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim".
  2. A male given name from Ancient Greek used since 16th century, from Latin Angelus or an anglicized spelling of Ángel.
  3. A female given name from English of modern usage from the English noun angel.
  4. A surname originating as a nickname or, rarely, as a patronymic.


  1. To support by donating money.

angel frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word angel occurs in english on average 34.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics angel can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that angel can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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