Other Names: The First Angel; The Angel Abdiel
First Appearance: Curse of the Spawn #15 (Dec. 1997): "Sympathy for an Angel"
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 5
Enemy of: Malebolgia
Worked for: God
Note: first angel who was sent to slay Malebolgia
The angel Abdiel has a name which appears once in the Old Testament in the Bible, in 1 Chronicles 5:15: "Ahi the son of Abdiel, the son of Guni, chief of the house of their fathers." The name has been used for a number of fictional characters, including a seraph in Milton's Paradise Lost (1667).
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