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Wordnet 3.0


1. worthy of religious veneration;
- Example: "the sacred name of Jesus"
- Example: "Jerusalem's hallowed soil"
[syn: hallowed, sacred]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hallow \Hal"low\ (h[a^]l"l[-o]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hallowed(-l[-o]d); p. pr. & vb. n. Hallowing.] [OE. halowen, halwien, halgien, AS. h[=a]lgian, fr. h[=a]lig holy. See Holy.] 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." --Matt. vi. 9. [1913 Webster] Hallow the Sabbath day, to do no work therein. --Jer. xvii. 24. [1913 Webster] His secret altar touched with hallowed fire. --Milton. [1913 Webster] In a larger sense . . . we can not hallow this ground [Gettysburg]. --A. Lincoln. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

hallowed \hallowed\ adj. belonging to or derived from or associated with a divine power; made holy. Opposite of unholy. [Narrower terms: beatified, blessed ; {blessed ; {consecrated, sacred, sanctified ] Also See: {consecrated, consecrate, sacred. Syn: holy. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

hallowed adj 1: worthy of religious veneration; "the sacred name of Jesus"; "Jerusalem's hallowed soil" [syn: hallowed, sacred]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

85 Moby Thesaurus words for "hallowed": acknowledged, admitted, all-knowing, all-powerful, all-seeing, all-wise, almighty, beatified, blessed, boundless, canonized, changeless, consecrated, conventional, creating, creative, customary, dedicated, devoted, established, eternal, eternally the same, everlasting, fixed, folk, glorious, good, handed down, heroic, highest, hoary, holy, immemorial, immortal, immutable, infinite, inveterate, just, legendary, limitless, long-established, long-standing, loving, luminous, majestic, making, merciful, mythological, numinous, of long standing, of the folk, omnipotent, omnipresent, omniscient, one, oral, permanent, perpetual, prescriptive, radiant, received, recognized, rooted, sacred, sainted, saintly, sanctified, set apart, shaping, sovereign, supreme, time-honored, timeless, traditional, tried and true, true-blue, ubiquitous, unbounded, unchanging, undefined, understood, unlimited, unwritten, venerable, worshipful