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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Seraph  \Ser"aph\,  n.;  pl  E.  {Seraphs},  Heb.  {Seraphim}.  [Heb. 
  ser[=a]phim,  pl.] 
  One  of  an  order  of  celestial  beings,  each  having  three  pairs 
  of  wings.  In  ecclesiastical  art  and  in  poetry,  a  seraph  is 
  represented  as  one  of  a  class  of  angels.  --Isa.  vi  2. 
  As  full,  as  perfect,  in  vile  man  that  mourns,  As  the 
  rapt  seraph  that  adores  and  burns.  --Pope. 
  {Seraph  moth}  (Zo["o]l.),  any  one  of  numerous  species  of 
  geometrid  moths  of  the  genus  {Lobophora},  having  the  hind 
  wings  deeply  bilobed,  so  that  they  seem  to  have  six  wings. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  :  an  angel  of  the  first  order  usually  portrayed  as  the  winged 
  head  of  a  child 

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