Ariel
noun Date: circa 1612 a prankish spirit in Shakespeare's The Tempest

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  • Ariel — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Ariel, etimológicamente de אֲרִיאֵל, en hebreo estándar Ariel, es un nombre unisex que significa León de Dios . Contenido 1 Personas 2 Personajes de ficción 3 Publicaciones …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ariel — (hebr. „Feuerherd Gottes“) steht für: Ariel (Engel), ein Engel Ariel (Vorname), ein Vorname Ariel (Luftgeist), eine literarische Figur in Shakespeares Der Sturm, Goethes Faust II und Alexander Popes Der Lockenraub Ariel (Lyrik), ein Gedicht und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ariel — (рус. Ариэль) торговая марка компании Procter Gamble, выпускающая под этим брендом порошки и гели для стирки белья. На российском рынке торговая марка появилась в 1993 году. Ассортимент Ariel для ручной стирки: Регулярный Горный родник Ariel для… …   Википедия

  • ariel — ⇒ARIEL, subst. masc. LITT. [P. réf. au nom du génie de l air dans la pièce la Tempête de Shakespeare, ou d un ange rebelle dans le Paradis perdu de Milton, ou du chef des Sylphes dans la Boucle de cheveux enlevée de Pope] Être aérien et poétique …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ARIEL — (Heb. אֲרִיאֵל). (1) The name given to Jerusalem in Isaiah 29:1–2, 7, where God will bring distress upon Ariel, and will make her like an ariel (for meaning, see below). Ariel in this sense is probably connected with the form erellam in Isaiah 33 …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • ARIEL — (Heb. אֲרִיאֵל), town in Samaria, in the administered territories, 40 km. east of Tel Aviv and 65 km. from Jerusalem. Founded in 1978 by 40 families of defense and aviation industry workers, it received municipal status in 1998. In 1996 Ariel s… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Ariel — A ri*el, n. [Heb. ari[ e]l, perh. confused with E. a[ e]rial.] In the Cabala, a water spirit; in later folklore, a light and graceful spirit of the air. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Note: In zo[ o]logy, ariel is used adjectively of certain birds noted… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ariel — 1382, in the Wyclif Bible, a word taken untranslated from the Vulgate, from Gk. ariel (Sept.), from Heb. ariel; in later Bibles, translated as altar. (Gesenius would here translate fire hearth of God, after Arab. arr; elsewhere in O.T. the same… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Ariel — (Фазано,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Contrada La Malunga 163, 70043 Фазано, Италия …   Каталог отелей

  • Ariel — A ri*el, n., or Ariel gazelle A ri*el ga*zelle [Ar. aryil, ayyil, stag.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A variety of the gazelle ({Antilope dorcas}, or {Gazella, dorcas}), found in Arabia and adjacent countries. (b) A squirrel like Australian marsupial, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ariel — [er′ē əl, ar′ē əl] n. [< Gr(Ec) ariēl < Heb ariel, lion of God: a name applied to Jerusalem in the Bible] 1. in Shakespeare s The Tempest, an airy spirit who is the servant of Prospero 2. a satellite of the planet Uranus …   English World dictionary

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