Angel Name Meaning & Origin

Angel

Pronunciation: AYN-jəl (key)

Origin of the name Angel:

Derived from the vocabulary word angel (divine messenger, a messenger of God) which has its root in the Greek angelos (messenger). Var: Angela, Angele, Angella, Anngele. Pet: Angie.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Angela, Angelle, Angie

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Nicknames for Angel

Angie, Ange, Gel,and Annie.

Meanings and history of the name Angel
Famous real-life people named Angel

Angel Coulby, British Actress
Angel Parker, American Actress
Angel Iris Murphy Brown (b. 2007), daughter of English singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality Melanie Brown

Angel in song, story & screen

Angel (King of Fighters)
Angel (Lady and the Tramp II)
Angel (Meg series), a fictional shark
Angel (Tekken)
Angel (Timely Comics), a Marvel superhero originally appearing in 1939
Angel Salvadore, a recent addition to the X-Men
Warren Worthington III, a founding member of the X-Men, originally known as Angel
Angel, a character in The Big O
Angel, a character in Lilo & Stitch
Angel, a character in Maximum Ride
Angel, a character in Resistance: Fall of Man
Angel, a character in The Rockford Files
Angel, a character in the 1980 film "Little Darlings" played by Kristy McNichol
Avery "Angel" King, a character in Over There
Angel Clare, a character in Tess of the d'Urbervilles
Angel Dumott Schunard, a character in RENT
Hosmer Angel, a character in the Sherlock Holmes story "A Case of Identity"

Angel: Character from "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and later "Angel"

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