Annunciation Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Annunciation

  1. dove and lily pictured with Virgin and Gabriel. [Christian Iconography: Brewer Dictionary, 645]
  2. Elizabeth Mary’s old cousin; bears John the Baptist. [N.T.: Luke 1:36–80]
  3. Gabriel messenger angel; tells Mary she will bear Christ child. [N.T.: Luke 1:26–38]
  4. Hail, Mary prayer adapted from the words of Gabriel to Mary announcing the coming birth of Christ. [N.T.: Luke 1:26–36]