"...[I]n the mystical and occult traditions,a supernatural messenger of God." 80 p. 9 [In Anthroposophy,Angels are gods one level above humans; each Angel oversees the life of one human being. Angels are low-level gods of the Third Hierarchy; essentially equivalent to Lunar Pitris or Barhishad-Pitris,they dwell in the sphere of the Moon.]
Chinese astrology is based on 12-year cycles,with each year in the cycle related to an animal: rat,ox,tiger,rabbit,dragon,snake,horse,sheep,monkey,rooster,dog,and pig. The 1980 SteinerBooks dictionary refers to these as "four-footed signs."