seraph

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noun ser·aph \ˈser-əf\

Definition of seraph

plural

seraphim

play \-ə-ˌfim, -ˌfēm\ or

seraphs

  1. :  seraphim 2

Origin and Etymology of seraph

assumed singular of Hebrew śĕrāphīm


First Known Use: 1667


SERAPH Defined for English Language Learners

seraph

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noun ser·aph \ˈser-əf\

Definition of seraph for English Language Learners

  • : a type of angel that is described in the Bible : an angel of the highest rank


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