List of angels in theology

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


Name Alternate Names Religion Type Domain
Abatur Abatur Rama, Abatur Muzania, Ancient of Days, Third Life, Yawar, Bhaq Ziwa Mandaeism Uthra The weighing of souls, father of the Uthras
Abaddon Apollyon Talmud, Judaism, Christianity, Islam Thrones, Watcher Angel of the abyss, elder Archangel
Adathan Mandaeism Uthra Guardian of the "first river", stands at the Gate of Life
Adriel Advachiel Christianity, Judaism Guardian Angel, Archangel My help is God, of God's flock, Angel of Sagittarius
Agiel Zazel Christianity, Judaism, Islam Archangel, Seraph/Seraphim The Intelligence Angels of all kinds, Guardian Angel of Saturn
Aglibol Ancient Canaanite religion Angel of the god Baal Hadad "Calf of Baal"; the Moon
Amitiel Christianity Archangel Angel of Truth
Ananiel Christianity Watcher Storm of God, Angel of water
Anush Mandaeism Uthra Teacher of John the Baptist, miracle worker in Jerusalem
Arakiel Araciel, Arakiba, Araqael, Araqiel, Aretstikapha, Arkas, Arkiel, Arqael, Sarquael Christianity, Judaism Watcher, Archangel Earth of God
Arariel Azariel Judaism Angel of rivers, waters of the earth
Archangel (representative of type) Christianity, Islam, Judaism Archangel
Ariel Christianity, Judaism Archangel Lioness of God, Angel of nature elements
Armaros Armoni, Armoniel Christianity, Judaism Watcher Angel of deceit
Artiya'il Islam Removes human grief, sadness and anxiety
Asbeel Christianity Fallen angel, Watcher Angel of destruction
Azazel Azzazil (Arabic), Lucifer (In Christianity) Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Yazdânism Archangel, Cherubim, Ancestor of All-Jinns, Al-Wazrul Jannah. Ha Satan, The Devil One, The Teacher, Ex-Leader of All Angels, Ex-Prime Archangel, Boss of Rebellion against God Almighty, Archrival of Gabriel & Michael, Ex-General of Military
Azrael Al-Mawt (Arabic) Islam, Judaism, Christianity Archangel of Death, Angel of Death, The Death Death/Retribution
Barachiel Christianity, Judaism Archangel, chief of the guardian angels Lightning/Guardian Angels
Baraqiel Baraqel, Baraqijal Christianity, Judaism Watcher, Archangel Thunderstorm/Lightning
Barbiel Barbuel, Barubiel Christianity, Judaism Archangel, chief of the Fallen Angel Thunderstorm/Lightning
Beburos Christianity, Judaism, Islam Archangel Dominions Angel of the end of Earth
Bene Elohim (type) Christianity, Judaism "Sons of God" (type)
Bezaliel Christianity, Judaism Watcher
Bihram Rabba Mandaeism Uthra Presides over the masbuta, or baptism ritual
Camael Cameel, Camiel, Camniel, Kamael, Kemuel, Khamael Christianity, Judaism Archangel, leader of the Powers, one of the Dominions Strength, Courage, Compassion
Cambiel Cafziel, Cafzyel, Caphziel Christianity, Judaism, Orthodox Christianity Archangel, one of the Principality Transformation, Metaphysics and a guardian Angel with a watcher named Tamiel
Cassiel Cassael, Casziel, Kasiel Christianity, Islam, Judaism Archangel Solitude, Tears
Chalkydri (type) Kalkydra Christianity, Judaism (type) Carriers of the Sun's heat[1]
Chamuel Qafsiel, Qaphsiel, Qaspiel, Qephetzial, Quaphsiel Orthodox Christianity, Islam, Christianity Archangel Serenity and Devotion
Chazaqiel Christianity, Judaism Watcher
Cherub (type) Cherubim Christianity, Islam, Judaism (type)
Dadrail Islam,[2] Yazdânism Archangel (in Yazdanism)
Daniel Christianity, Judaism Watcher
Daveithai Sethianism Luminary
Dominions (type) Kyriotetes Christianity, Judaism (type)
Dumah Islam, Judaism Silence, the stillness of death, the wicked dead
Eleleth Sethianism Luminary
Etinsib Ziwa Mandaeism Uthra Starts battle against Nbaṭ
Gabriel Jibra'il (Arabic) Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Yazdânism Archangel, Cherubim, one of the Seraph/Seraphim, Messenger, General of Military, Leader of All-Angels (in Islam), Destruction (in Judaism), God's Right Hand, Ruhul Quddus (in Islam), Ruhul Amin (in Islam)
Gadreel Gaderel, Gadriel Christianity, Judaism Cherubim, Watcher
Gamaliel Christianity, Judaism Cherubim, Archangel Angel of protection and strength, Angel of Cherubs, "recompense of God"
Gubran Gubran Uthra Mandaeism Uthra Helps Nbaṭ lead a rebellion against Yushamin and his 21 sons
Hadarniel Gnosticism, Judaism Gatekeeper of the Second Heavenly Gate
Hahasiah Christianity, Judaism Principality
Hamalat al-Arsh Islam
Hamaliel Christianity, Judaism Archangel, leader of the Powers along with Archangel Gabriel as the subordinate Angel of Birth, Household and Harvest
Hanibal Ancient Mesopotamian religion Angel of the god Baal Hadad "Grace of Baal" or "Baal is Gracious"
Haniel Anael, Aniel, Hanael Christianity, Judaism Archangel, leader of the Principalities along with Archangel Netzach The Sephirah Netzach
Harmozel Sethianism Luminary
Harut Islam Angel Sorcery
Hashmal[3] Christianity, Judaism Dominions
Hibil Ziwa Yawar Hibil Mandaeism Uthra Conquers the World of Darkness
Hofniel Judaism Archangel
Hutriel Christianity, Judaism Angel of Punishment "Rod of God"
Ieshim Islam, Judaism, Christianity Angel of God, Fallen angel
Imamiah Christianity, Judaism Principality
Israfil Israfel, Raphael (often associated) Islam Archangel Signals the beginning of the Day of Judgment by blowing a horn three times
Jegudiel Jehudiel, Jhudiel Christianity Archangel Responsibility and merciful love
Jehoel[4] Yahoel Christianity, Judaism Seraph/Seraphim Fire
Jequn[5] Jeqon, Yaqum, Yeqon Christianity, Islam, Judaism
Jerahmeel Eremiel Christianity, Judaism Archangel
Jophiel Iophiel, Iofiel, Jofiel, Yofiel, Youfiel, Zophiel, Zuriel Christianity, Judaism Archangel Wisdom, Understanding, and Judgment
Kadkadael Yazdânism, Hinduism, Orthodox Islam Archangel, Guardian angel One of heaven's guardian angel who followed the gatekeeper
Kalka'il Islam Fifth heaven
Kepharel Judaism Archangel
Kerubiel Cherubiel Judaism Cherub
Kiraman Katibin Islam Recorders of human thoughts, acts and feelings
Kokabiel Kabaiel, Kakabel, Kochab, Kochbiel, Kokbiel, Kokhabiel Christianity, Judaism Watcher, Fallen angel
Kundaliel Christianity, Judaism, Islam Archangel, Thrones
Kushiel Christianity, Judaism Angel of Punishment "Rigid One of God"
Lailah Laylah, Leliel Judaism Night, Conception
Lamassu (type) Ancient Mesopotamian religion (type, thought to be equivalent to Hebrew Cherubim) Protection, constellations, female deities
Maalik Islam Hellfire
Macroprosopus Mach(k)iel Christianity, Judaism, Orthodox Christianity Dominions, Guardian angel of the sixth heaven "God of concealed form"
Malakbel Ancient Canaanite religion Angel of the god Baal Hadad "Messenger/Angel of Baal"; the Sun
Manda d-Hayyi Knowledge of Life, Yuzaṭaq Mandaeism Uthra Messenger to John the Baptist, bringer of manda (knowledge or gnosis) to Earth
Marfeil Mandaeism Uthra Appointed by Yawar Ziwa over the east to watch over Ur
Marut Islam Angel Sorcery
Mastema Christianity, Judaism Naphil, angel Disasters
Matriel Ancient Canaanite religion, Judaism, Orthodox Islam, Orthodox Christians Seraph, Archangel of the overseers throne "Angel of rain, the rainstorm bringer"
Mebahiah Christianity, Judaism Principality
Tawûsî Melek Yazidism, Yarsanism Archangel Lord of this World and Leader of the Heptad
Metatron[6] Islam, Christianity, Judaism Archangel, seraph The Celestial Scribe
Michael Mikhail (Arabic) Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Yazdânism Archangel, Cherubim, one of the seraph[7] Second Command of Military (in Islam), Angel of Mercy (in Islam), General in God's army (in Judaism and Christianity); Angel of Death (in Catholicism), God's Left Hand
Mitzrael Christianity, Judaism Thrones, Archangel of the coastal region Internal reparation, security, intelligence
Moroni Latter Day Saint movement The Golden Plates, Herald of the Second Coming of Jesus Christ
Mu’aqqibat (type) Hafaza Islam (type)
Munkar Islam Angel of Death The Faith of the Dead
Muriel Christianity Dominions[8] Administration, Patron of travellers
Nakir Islam Angel of Death The Faith of the Dead
Nanael Christianity, Judaism Principality
Nathaniel Enochian
Nbat Nbaṭ Rba, Nbaṭ Ziwa Mandaeism Uthra King of Air, first great Radiance
Netzach Christianity, Judaism Leader of the Principalities along with Archangel Haniel Eternity
Nidbai Mandaeism Uthra Guardian spirit of the heavenly yardena (river) in the World of Light
Nithael Christianity, Judaism Principality
Nsab Nṣab Rba, Nṣab Ziwa Mandaeism Uthra Son of Yushamin; admonishes his father Yushamin over his rebellion
Nuriel Judaism Hailstorms
Ophaniel Ofaniel Christianity, Judaism Cherubim; sometimes listed as one of the Thrones
Oroiael Sethianism Luminary[9]
Pahaliah Christianity Thrones Virtuosity
Penemue Christianity, Judaism Watcher
Phanuel Christianity, Judaism Archangel Repentance and hope
Powers (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Poyel Christianity, Judaism Principality
Pravuil Judaism Archangel God's scribe and record-keeper
Principalities (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Ptahil Fourth Life, Gabriel Mandaeism Uthra Creator of the material world
Puriel Pyriel, Puruel, Pusiel, Pyruel, Purel Judaism Examines the souls of those brought to heaven
Radueriel Judaism Can create lesser angels with a mere utterance
Raguel Akrasiel, Raguil, Rakul, Raquel, Rasuil, Reuel, Rufael Christianity, Islam, Judaism Archangel Angel of Justice
Ramiel Remiel Christianity, Judaism Archangel, Watcher Angel of divine visions and guiding of souls to heaven
Raphael Israfil (Arabic, often associated) Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Yazdânism Archangel, leader of the Virtues, one of the Seraph/Seraphim In the Christian tradition, Raphael performs all manners of healing
Raziel Judaism Archangel Keeper of Secrets
Rikbiel Christianity, Judaism Cherubim
Sabriel Judaism Archangel Miracles
Sachiel Christianity, Judaism Archangel, Cherub Wealth and Charity
Sahaquiel Judaism Archangel Guardian of the fourth heaven
Sam Ziwa Sam Mana Smira Mandaeism Uthra
Samael Christianity, Judaism Archangel, Angel of Death, Fallen Angel Death and fetching souls
Samyaza Judaism, Manichaeism Watcher
Sandalphon Christianity, Islam, Judaism Archangel Protector of unborn children (some sources: "twin brother" of Metatron)
Sarathiel Christianity Archangel Discipline and Penance
Sariel Sarakiel, Saraqael, Sauriel, Seriel, Sourial, Suriel, Suriyel, Suruel, Surufel Christianity, Islam, Judaism Archangel
Saureil Ṣaureil Qmamir Ziwa Mandaeism Uthra Angel of Death
Schemhampharae Christianity, Judaism A list of 72 angels of the 9 choir orders, with esoteric meaning related to the names of God
Selaphiel Sealtiel, Selatiel Christianity Archangel Patron saint of prayer and worship
Seraph (type) Seraphim Christianity, Islam, Judaism (type)
Seraphiel[10] Christianity, Judaism Seraph Protector of Metatron, highest ranking seraphim
Shamnail Yazdânism Archangel
Shamsiel Samsapeel, Shamshel, Shamshiel, Shashiel Christianity, Judaism Watcher
Sheetil Mandaeism Uthra Teacher of John the Baptist, revealer of Mandaeism
Shihlun Mandaeism Uthra Noted for his opposition to the creation of the material world by Ptahil and his assistant uthras
Shilmai Mandaeism Uthra Guardian spirit of the heavenly yardena (river) in the World of Light
Sidriel Judaism Christianity Islam Archangel Angel's of youth and religion's
Simat Hayyi Mandaeism Uthra Treasure of Life; wife of Yawar Ziwa
Song-Uttering Choirs (type) Judaism (type)
Tamiel Kasdaye, Kasdeja, Kasyade Christianity, Judaism Watcher, Fallen angel
Tarwan Tarwan-Nhura Mandaeism Uthra
Temeluchus Christianity, Judaism
Tennin (type) Japanese Buddhism
Thrones (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Turail Yazdânism Archangel
Turiel Christianity, Judaism Watcher
Urfeil Mandaeism Uthra Appointed by Yawar Ziwa over the east to watch over Ur
Uriel Christianity, Judaism Archangel, one of the seraphim[11] "El/God is my light"; patron of the Arts
Uziel Judaism Archangel
Vasiariah[12] Christianity, Judaism Dominions
Vehuel Christianity, Judaism Principality
Verchiel Christianity, Judaism, Islam Archangel, Leader of Principality "Power of God"; Archangel of pride, grace and beauty
Virtues (type) Christianity, Judaism (type)
Watcher (type) Grigori Christianity, Judaism (type)
Wormwood Christianity war
Yadathan Mandaeism Uthra Guardian of the "first river", stands at the Gate of Life
Yarhibol Ancient Canaanite religion Angel of the god Baal Hadad Springs
Yawar Ziwa Yawar Kasia, Yawar Rabba Mandaeism Uthra Personification of light
Yomiel Jomjael, Yomyael Christianity, Judaism Watcher
Yufin-Yufafin Mandaeism Uthra
Yukabar Yukabar-Kušṭa, Yukabar-Ziwa Mandaeism Uthra Helps Nbaṭ fight a rebellion against Yushamin
Yukašar Yukašar-Kana Mandaeism Uthra Source of Radiance, portrayed as the son of Ptahil
Yurba Shamish, Adonai Mandaeism Uthra The fighter; often mentioned as engaging in conversation with Ruha
Yushamin Second Life Mandaeism Uthra Primal uthra
Zachariel[13] Zahariel, Zerachiel, Saraqael Christianity Archangel
Zadkiel Hesediel, Tzadkiel,[13] Zadakiel, Zadchial, Zedekiel, Zedekul Christianity, Judaism Archangel, leader of the Dominions "Righteousness of God"; archangel of freedom, benevolence, mercy, and the Patron Angel of all who forgive
Zagagel Zathael, Nathanel, Akatriel Judeo Christian, Judaism, Yazdânism Archangel, eastern leader of the Dominions "Crown of God"; archangel of messenger, protection, guardians, and the patron Angel of valor and bravery.
Zaphkiel Tzaphkiel, Tzaphqiel, Zaphchial, Zaphiel, Zelel Christianity, Judaism Archangel, leader of the Thrones Name means "God's knowledge"
Zaqiel Zavebe Christianity, Judaism Watcher
Zephaniel Judaism Archangel
Zephon Judaism
Zihrun Zihrun-Uthra, Yusmir-Kana, Zihrun-Šašlamiel Mandaeism Uthra Uthra of radiance, light, and glory
Zuriel Christianity, Judaism, Islam Archangel, leader of the Virtue Guardian angel of the forest and nature

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