This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word cherubim
Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
the Hebrew plural of Cherub.. Cf. Seraphim
The Nuttall EncyclopediaRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
an order of angelic beings conceived of as accompanying the manifestations of Jehovah, supporting His throne and protecting His glory, guarding it from profane intrusion; winged effigies of them overshadowed the Mercy Seat (q. v.).
a character in the "Mariage de Figaro"; also the 11th Hussars, from their trousers being of a cherry colour.