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 Arcadian Nightingales.Arch-monarch of the World. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Archangels.
 
According to the Koran, there are four archangels. Ga’briel, the angel of revelations, who writes down the divine decrees; Mi’chael, the champion, who fights the battles of faith; Az’rael, the angel of death; and Az’rafil, who is commissioned to sound the trumpet of the resurrection.   1
 


 Arcadian Nightingales.Arch-monarch of the World. 

 
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