Definitions for hallowˈhæl oʊ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
hal•lowˈhæl oʊ(v.t.)-lowed, -low•ing.
to make holy; sanctify; consecrate:
to hallow the name of the Lord.
to honor as holy; consider sacred; venerate:
to hallow a battlefield.
Origin of hallow:
bef. 900; ME hal(o)wen, OE hālgian der. of hāligholy
consecrate, bless, hallow, sanctify(verb)
render holy by means of religious rites
A holy person; a saint.
All Hallows Eve (or Halloween), the night before All Hallows Day (now more commonly known as "All Saints Day").
To make holy, to sanctify.
A shout, cry; a hulloo.
To shout, especially to urge on dogs for hunting.
to make holy; to set apart for holy or religious use; to consecrate; to treat or keep as sacred; to reverence