Definitions: (1) like an angel in beauty, goodness, innocence, purity, or kindness (2) having spiritual qualities; heavenly-minded
Derivation: “EL” is a Jewish name for God. ‘EL’ is added to many names. Examples: Angel = messenger of God; Ariel = Lion of God; Daniel = God is my judge; Gabriel = God is my strength; Haniel = God is my grace; Raziel = God is my mystery; Sariel = God is my ruler; Uriel = God is my flame.
• Every blade of grass has its angel that bends over it and whispers, “Grow, grow.” — The Midrash Rabba, Bereshis 10:6.
• Make friends with the angels who, though invisible, are always with you. — Saint Francis de Sales (1567-1622) Preacher and Writer
Comment: How angels serve humans may not be what you think – but what you need.
Symbol: babies breath flowers