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Hallow

Hallow

to render sacred, to consecrate ( Exodus 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 ( Matthew 6:9 ).

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Hallow". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Hallow

To make holy; to set apart from common.

After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, HALLOWED be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. ( Matthew 6:9 )

Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)

Bibliography Information

"Entry for 'Hallow'". A King James Dictionary.