Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
Angelus

An·gel·us

Angelus

pronunciation:
aen j lihs
part of speech: noun
definition 1: (often l.c.) a prayer recited by some Roman Catholics at morning, noon, and night in memory of the Annunciation.
definition 2: a bell rung to announce the time of this prayer.