This high-ranking choir comprised of 4, 5, 7 or 9 angels depending on what sources you read. The three commonly accepted Archangels are Michael, Gabriel and Raphael. The others are subject to debate; Uriel, Raguel, Zadkiel, Saraqael, Remiel, Anael, Orfiel, Uzziel, Raziel and Metatron. The Koran only recognized 4 and names two; Djibril (Gabriel) and Michael.
The word archangel from Middle English and from Old French is 'archangele' and 'archangelus' from Late Latin. 'Arkhangelos' from Late Greek.
From Paranormality. Detailed article on the archangels. Includes a list of known archangels and their attributes.
Archangel - Wikipedia
A short article on the Archangels and their origins in religion.
From Wikipedia. A brief article on the Archangel.
Michael (archangel) - Wikipedia
Describes instances of this archangel in various religious texts.
From Wikipedia. A short article on the Archangel.
School of Spiritual Integrity - Archangel Uriel Article
Article on the Archangel Uriel.
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