Serafina, origin of and angels

Dorian E. Gray israfel at
Sun Jan 28 09:58:47 EST 2001

Tanaqui explained...
> Lucifer is Latinate. "fer" is from "ferro, ferre, tuli, latum", one of the
> few weird verbs in Latin (ferre=to bring). He's the Bringer of Light, and
> associated with the dawn. He certainly didn't last long...

Yeah, I know he's the Lightbringer (and the Morning Star).  But if Lucifer
is Bringer of Light in Latin, what would his name be in Hebrew?  Does he
exist in the old Hebrew texts, or is he a later invention?

Until the sky falls on our heads...

Dorian E. Gray
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