جبريل

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Alteration of جِبْرَائِيل (jibrāʾīl).

Proper noun[edit]

جِبْرِيل (jibrīlm

  1. the archangel Gabriel
  2. A male given name, Gabriel, Jibreel

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

جِبْرِيل (jibrīl) is the form used in the Koran and is usually used in Islamic contexts. Arabic-speaking Christians refer to Gabriel as جِبْرَائِيل (jibrāʾīl).