hallow

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hallow englannista suomeksi

  1. vihkiä

  1. pyhä, pyhimys

  2. pyhittää

hallow englanniksi

  1. A saint; a holy person; an apostle.

  2. ''All Hallows Eve'' (or Halloween), the night before ''All Hallows Day'' (now more commonly known as "All Saints Day").

  3. The relics or shrines of saints or non-Christian gods.

  4. ''To seek hallows'': to visit relics or shrines, in the belief that the saints themselves are present there.

  5. To make holy, to sanctify.

  6. c 1599, (w), ''Life of Henry the Fifth'', Life of Henry the FifthACT 1|Act 1, Scene II

  7. ...I am coming on, to venge me as I may and to put forth my rightful hand in a well-hallow'd cause.
  8. (quote-book)

  9. To shout, especially to urge on dogs for hunting.

  10. (RQ:Fielding Tom Jones) for the conversation (if it may be called so) was seldom such as could entertain a lady. It consisted chiefly of hallowing, singing, relations of sporting adventures, b—d—y, and abuse of women, and of the government.

  11. A shout, cry; a hulloo.

  12. 1777, ''Robin Hood's Chase'', reprinted in (quote-book)

  13. Then away they went from merry Sherwood / And into Yorkshire he did hie / And the King did follow, with a hoop and a hallow / But could not come him nigh.
    I told them, the sherriff could not be admitted on board this time of night, on which they set up a hallow and rowed as fast as they could towards the vessel's bows.
  14. (alternative spelling of)

  15. (quote-book)|passage=But it was not a hallow victory.