Translation of "angel" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈeɪn.dʒəl/

a good spiritual creature in stories or some religions, usually represented as a human with wings

According to the Bible, an angel told Mary that she would have God's son, Jesus. 據《聖經》所述,一位天使告知瑪利亞她將生下上帝之子耶穌。

someone who is very good, helpful or kind

Be an angel and help me with this. 行行好,幫我把這個做了。

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

What's the matter, angel? 怎麼啦,寶貝?
Come along, my angels, time for bed. 來吧,我的寶貝們,該睡覺了。

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