List of angels in theology

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This is a list of angels in theology, including both specific angels (e.g. Gabriel) and types of angels (e.g. Seraphim).

Note that some overlap is to be expected with the list of theological demons entry, since various traditions have different classifications for the spirits they mention.

Name Religion Type Domain
Abaddon, also known in Greek as Apollyon Christianity, Judaism Destruction
Abathar Muzania Mandaeism The weighing of souls
Adriel Christianity, Judaism Death and Destruction
Ahriman Zoroastrianism Amesha Spenta[1] Spirit of destruction
Anael, see Haniel Judaism
Arariel Jewish mythology Waters of the Earth
Archangel (type) Christianity, Judaism, Islam (type)
Ariel (angel) Christianity, Judaism Personification of Israel[citation needed]
Artiya'il Islam removes grief of human
Azazel Christianity, Judaism, Islam
Azrael Christianity, Judaism, Islam Archangel Death/Retribution
Barachiel Christianity Archangel Lightning

Blessings/Guardian Angels

Baraqiel Jewish mythology Archangel
Bene Elohim (type) Christianity, Judaism "Sons of God" (type)
Camael, a.k.a. Kemuel or Kamael or Khamael Christianity, Judaism Archangel, leader of the Powers, one of the Dominions[2]
Cassiel Christianity, Judaism Archangel Solitude and Tears
Cherub/Cherubim (type) Christianity, Judaism, Islam (type)
Cherubiel Christianity, Judaism, Islam Cherub/Cherubim
Daniel Christianity, Judaism Principality
Darda'il[3] Islam
Dominions a.k.a. Kyriotetes (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Dumah Christianity, Judaism Silence, vindication and the stillness of death
Eleleth Sethianism
Eremiel Christianity, Judaism
Gabriel, also known in Arabic texts as Jibra'il Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Mormonism Archangel, one of the Cherubim Messengers
Gadreel Christianity, Judaism
Grigori a.k.a. Watchers (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Hadraniel Christianity, Judaism Second Heavenly Gate
Hahasiah Christianity, Judaism Principality
Haniel Christianity, Judaism Archangel, leader of the Principalities along with Archangel Netzach The Sephirah Netzach
Harut Islam Sorcery
Hashmal[4] Christianity, Judaism Dominions
Hamalat al-Arsh Islam
Hesediel see also Zadkiel Christianity, Judaism Freedom, benevolence and mercy
Hofniel Judaism Archangel
Imamiah Christianity, Judaism Principality
Ishim (type) Judaism, Islam (type)
Israfil, also spelled Israfel, often considered same as Raphael Islam Archangel
Jegudiel Christianity Archangel Responsibility and merciful love
Jehoel[5] Christianity, Judaism Seraph/Seraphim Fire
Jequn[6] Christianity, Judaism
Jerahmeel Christianity, Judaism Archangel
Jophiel Christianity, Judaism Archangel
Kepharel Jewish mythology Archangel
Kerubiel Judaism
Kiraman Katibin Islam Recorders of human thoughts, acts and feelings
Kushiel Christianity, Judaism Punishment
Leliel Christianity, Judaism Night
Lucifer, also known in Hebrew as Helel Christianity Archangel or Seraph/Seraphim or Cherubim Bringer of Light
Maalik Islam the Hellfire
Marut Islam Sorcery
Mebahiah Christianity, Judaism Principality
Metatron[7] Christianity, Judaism Archangel, one of the Seraph/Seraphim The Celestial Scribe
Michael, also known in Arabic texts as Mikail Christianity, Judaism, Mormonism, Islam Archangel, one of the Seraph/Seraphim[8] The Military
Moroni Mormonism The Golden Plates
Mu’aqqibat (type) Islam (type)
Munkar Islam The Faith of the Dead
Muriel Christianity Dominions[9] June and Cancer in astrology
Nakir Islam The Faith of the Dead
Nanael Christianity, Judaism Principality
Netzach Christianity, Judaism Leader of the Principalities along with Archangel Haniel Eternity
Nithael Christianity, Judaism Principality
Nuriel Jewish mythology Hailstorms
Ophaniel (Ofaniel, etc.) Christianity, Judaism Cherubim; sometimes listed as one of the Thrones
Pahaliah Christianity Thrones Virtuosity
Penemue Christianity, Judaism
Phanuel Judaism Archangel Repentance and hope
Powers (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Poyel Christianity, Judaism Principality
Pravuil Jewish mythology Archangel
Principalities (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Puriel Christianity, Judaism
Qaphsiel Christianity, Judaism
Radueriel Jewish mythology Can create lesser angels with a mere utterance
Raguel, also known in Arabic texts as Azrael Christianity, Judaism, Islam Archangel
Raphael, also known in Arabic texts as Israfel Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Mormonism Archangel, leader of the Virtues, one of the Cherubim in the Christian tradition, Raphael performs all manners of healing
Raziel Christianity, Judaism Archangel Keeper of Secrets
Remiel Christianity, Judaism Archangel
Rikbiel Christianity, Judaism Cherubim
Sachiel Christianity, Judaism Cherubim
Sahaquiel Jewish mythology Archangel
Sabriel Jewish mythology Archangel
Samael Christianity, Judaism Archangel Death and fetching souls
Sandalphon Christianity, Judaism Archangel protector of unborn children (some sources: "twin brother" of Metatron)
Sarathiel Christianity Archangel
Sariel Christianity, Judaism, Islam Archangel
Schemhampharae Christianity, Judaism A list of 72 angels of the 9 choir orders, with esoteric meaning related to the names of God
Selaphiel Christianity Archangel
Seraph/Seraphim (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Seraphiel[10] Christianity, Judaism Seraph/Seraphim
Shamsiel Christianity, Judaism
Sidriel Jewish mythology Archangel
Song-Uttering Choirs (type) Judaism (type)
Temeluchus Christianity, Judaism
Tennin Japanese mythology
Thrones (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Uriel Christianity, Judaism Archangel "El/God is my light"; patron of the Arts
Uziel Judaism Archangel
Vasiariah[11] Christianity, Judaism Dominions
Vehuel Christianity, Judaism Principality
Virtues (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Wormwood Christianity
Zachariel[12] Christianity Archangel
Zadkiel a.k.a. Tzadkiel[12] Christianity, Judaism Archangel, leader of the Dominions "Righteousness of God" archangel of freedom, benevolence, mercy, and the Patron Angel of all who forgive
Zaphkiel a.k.a. Tzaphkiel, Tzaphqiel Christianity, Judaism Archangel, leader of the Thrones name means "God's knowledge"
Zephaniel Judaism Archangel
Zephon Jewish mythology
Zophiel Christianity, Judaism Cherubim

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Webster, Richard (2009-01-01). Encyclopedia of Angels. p. 9. ISBN 9780738714622. 
  2. ^ "Angels B, C, D, E (#C)". hafapea.com. 
  3. ^ "Angels B, C, D, E (#D)". hafapea.com. 
  4. ^ "AngelsmenuFtoK (#H)". hafapea.com. 
  5. ^ "Angels F, G, H, I, J (Jehoel)". hafapea.com. 
  6. ^ Cassels, Walter Richard (1874). Supernatural Religion: An Inquiry into the Reality of Divine Revelation. p. 103. 
  7. ^ "Angels K, L, M, N, O (Metatron)". hafapea.com. 
  8. ^ "Angels K, L, M, N, O (Michael)". hafapea.com. 
  9. ^ "AngelsmenuLtoR (#M)". hafapea.com. 
  10. ^ "Angels S, T, U (Seraphiel)". hafapea.com. 
  11. ^ "AngelsmenuStoZ (#V)". hafapea.com. 
  12. ^ a b "AngelsmenuStoZ (#Z)". hafapea.com.