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"Meet the Angel Israfel. None sing so wildly well."
―Jupiter North[src]

Israfel, also known by his stage name The Angel Israfel, is a celestial being and a singer at the Old Delphian Music Hall.

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Jupiter North


Etymology

Israfel is a variation on the name Israfil (إسرافيل), a name of unknown meaning.[1] Israfil is one of four archangels from Islamic tradition and the one who will blow the trumpet to signal the coming of Judgement Day. In Judeo-Christian traditions he is linked to the angels Raphael or Uriel.


Trivia and Behind-the-Scenes

  • Israfel is the title of an Edgar Allan Poe poem[2] which seems to be inspired by the Islamic character
    • The phrase 'None sing so wildly well' shows up in this poem in the third line
  • Israfel is also a character in the popular anime/manga Evangelion[3].

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