What does HAL mean?

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  1. Hal(prop. n.)

    Harold; -- a nickname.

  2. HAL(prop. n.)

    The name of an intelligent computer in the movie 2001, directed by Stanley Kubrick.


  1. Hal(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the male given names Henry, Harold and Harry.

  2. HAL(ProperNoun)

    a homicidal computer, an artificial intelligence that acts similarly to the HAL 9000 featured in 2001: A Space Odyssey.

  3. Origin: hailaz, from koylos. Cognate with Old Frisian hel, Old Saxon hel (Dutch heel, geheel), Old High German heil (German heil), Old Norse heill (Danish and Swedish hel), Gothic 033703300339033B0343. The Proto-Indo-European root is also the source of Old Church Slavonic целъ (Russian целый), Ancient Greek κοῖλυ, Welsh coel.


  1. Hal

    HAL are a band from Dublin, Ireland composed of brothers Dave Allen Paul Allen and Stephen O'Brien, who formed in 2003.

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  1. Hal

    a town of Belgium, 9 m. SW. from Brussels; noted for its 14th-century church, which contains a black wooden image of the Virgin credited with miraculous powers, and resorted to by pilgrims.

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Anagrams for HAL »

  1. lah, LAH

  2. LAH


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of HAL in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of HAL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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