How to Pronounce seraph?

Correct pronunciation for the word "seraph" is [sˈɛɹəf], [sˈɛɹəf], [s_ˈɛ_ɹ_ə_f].

"Seraph" in context

A seraph is a type of angel, usually portrayed as a six-winged being with female features. They are one of the highest rank of angels, most commonly associated with what is known as the Heavenly Host. In addition to being considered a spiritual entity, they are also believed to be guardians and protectors of human souls.

The term "seraph" is derived from the Hebrew word saraf, which literally means "to burn". This refers to the belief that a seraph represents burning love and purity, and exhibits a protective and caring attitude towards their charge.


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