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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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Baker Hughes:

    Halliburton Co -LRB- HAL.N -RRB- remains focused on closing the transaction as early as possible in 2016.

  2. Richard Aboulafia:

    It would be clinically insane for Dassault to guarantee HAL-built planes. The only way forward for the program is to drop this absurd idea.

  3. Richard Aboulafia:

    It would be clinically insane for Dassault to guarantee HAL-built planes. The only way forward for the program is to drop this absurd idea.

  4. Takashi Kasukawa:

    The brain's information is transmitted to the muscle through the nerve cells during movements. The HAL will catch the bioelectric potential signals generated at that time and then act.

  5. Oscar Wilde:

    The true craftsman has a light in his eye that Money can't buy Hal Stebbins I read this once when I was Writing a children's story; a time when inspiration had struck...At that time I knew just what he meant...It was so true. Shirley Briggs

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