Translation of "angel" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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angelnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈeɪn.dʒəl/ us /ˈeɪn.dʒəl/

B1 a spiritual being in some religions who is believed to be a messenger of God, usually represented as having a human form with wings

According to the Bible, an angel told Mary that she would have God's son, Jesus. 据《圣经》所述,一位天使告知马利亚她将生下上帝之子耶稣。

someone who is very good, helpful, or kind

Be an angel and help me with this. 行个好,帮我把这个做了。

[ as form of address ] used when speaking to someone you like very much and know very well

What's the matter, angel? 怎么啦,宝贝?
Come along, my angels, time for bed. 来吧,我的宝贝们,该睡觉了。

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(Translation of “angel” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)