Definition of vox angelica in English:

vox angelica

noun

  • A soft stop on an organ or harmonium which is tuned slightly sharp to produce a tremolo effect.

    • ‘According to Grove, the name Vox Angelica was first used around 1750 for a small 2' reed stop.’

Origin

Mid 19th century: from late Latin, literally angelic voice.

Pronunciation

vox angelica

/ˌvɒks anˈdʒɛlɪkə/