rule or domination by angels
Maya [mah-yuh] /ˈmɑ yə/ (Show IPA), (Marguerite Johnson) 1928–2014, U.S. writer, playwright, and performer. Contemporary Examples Sherry is a wine of many styles and narratives, and Angelou appreciated challenge. Why Maya Angelou Loved Sherry, The Drink of Brilliant Renegades Jordan Salcito June 14, 2014 Closing his interview with Angelou, Plimpton wondered how sherry influenced her […]
- Angelou, maya
angelou, maya Angelou, Maya [(an-juh-looh)] A twentieth-century African-American writer, whose best-known work is I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, an autobiographical account of growing up as a black girl in the rural South. Angelou read her poem “On the Pulse of the Morning” at President Bill Clinton’s 1993 inaugural ceremony.
one of a class of spiritual beings; a celestial attendant of God. In medieval , angels constituted the lowest of the nine celestial orders (seraphim, cherubim, thrones, dominations or dominions, virtues, powers, principalities or princedoms, archangels, and angels). a conventional representation of such a being, in human form, with wings, usually in white robes. a […]
- Angels on horseback
noun shucked oysters wrapped in bacon and broiled, grilled, or baked and served on toast points Examples Angels on horseback is a traditional British hors d’oeuvre and postlude and it is complemented by devils on horseback, the ‘hot’ version with Tabasco and red peppers. Word Origin the ‘angels’ are oysters, the saddle is the bacon, […]