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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 hal·low /ˈhæ(ˌ)lo/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hal·low v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hallowed p. pr. & vb. n. Hallowing.]  To make holy; to set apart for holy or religious use; to consecrate; to treat or keep as sacred; to reverence. Hallowed be thy name.”
    Hallow the Sabbath day, to do no work therein.   --Jer. xvii. 24.
    His secret altar touched with hallowed fire.   --Milton.
    In a larger sense . . . we can not hallow this ground [Gettysburg].   --A. Lincoln.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v : render holy by means of religious rites [syn: consecrate,
          bless, sanctify] [ant: desecrate]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    to render sacred, to consecrate (Ex. 28:38; 29:1). This word is
    from the Saxon, and properly means "to make holy." The name of
    God is "hallowed", i.e., is reverenced as holy (Matt. 6:9).