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Meaning of EVANGEL

Pronunciation:  i'vanjul

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  four books in the New Testament that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings

EVANGEL is a 7 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: Gospel, Gospels
 See Also: Gospel According to John, Gospel According to Luke, Gospel According to Mark, Gospel According to Matthew, Gospel of Luke, John, Luke, Mark, Matthew, New Testament, religious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writing, Word of God



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\E*van"gel\, n. [F. ['e]vangile, L. evangelium, Gr. ?
good news, glad tidings, gospel, fr. ? bringing good news; ?
well + ? to bear a message. See {Eu-}, and cf. {Evangely}.]
Good news; announcement of glad tidings; especially, the
gospel, or a gospel. --Milton.

      Her funeral anthem is a glad evangel.    --Whittier.