Definition of angelship in English:

angelship

Pronunciation /ˈeɪn(d)ʒ(ə)lʃɪp/

noun

  • The state, condition, or position of being an angel. Also (with possessive adjective): a mock title of respect given to an angel.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Nashe (d. c1601), writer. From angel + -ship.