The story of Adam and Iblis is mentioned in the Qur\u2019an in various places in which Allah (swt) says, "We said to the angels bow down to Adam: and they bowed down: not so Iblis".
Surah Al Baqarah chapter 2 verse 43
Surah Al \u2018Araf chapter 7 verse 17
Surah Al Hijr chapter 15 verses 28-31
Surah Al Isra chapter 17 verse 61
Surah Ta Ha chapter 20 verse 116
Surah Sad chapter 38 verses 71-74
The English translation of the first part of the verse \u2018We said to the angels bow down to Adam: they bowed down except Iblis\u2019, gives us the impression that Iblis was an angel. The Qur\u2019an was revealed in Arabic. In Arabic grammar there is a rule known as Tagleeb, according to which, if the majority is addressed, even the
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