The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: Kabbalah archangel CBR Scale: D

Name: Raziel

Other Names: First of the Pit

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Gambit (vol. 2) #2 (Oct. 1997): "Shadow Rise"

Creators: Howard Mackie, Klaus Janson

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 1

Ally: Beleth

Note: Sybil's grandparent; Olivier Stoker's parent

Along with the demon Beleth, Raziel is the parent of the demon Olivier Stoker (a foe of Gambit) and the grandparent of the angel/demon hybrid Sybil.

Raziel is associated with actual Biblical mythology, particularly as it relates to Kaballah (Jewish mysticism).

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Gambit (vol. 2) #2 (Oct. 1997): "Shadow Rise" (mentioned)

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