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From Latin halos from Ancient Greek ἅλως (haloos), disk of the sun or moon, ring of light around the sun or moon), (also  (threshing floor) and  (disk of a shield)), itself of unknown origin, one theory being from Persian هاله (HAALE), circle around moon seen at nights due to vapors). Used in English since 1563, sense of light around someone’s head since 1646.

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Halo

Plural
Halos or haloes

Halo (plural Halos or haloes)
  1. (astronomy) A circular band of coloured light, visible around the sun or moon etc., caused by reflection and refraction of light by ice crystals in the atmosphere.
  2. Anything resembling this band, such as an effect caused by imperfect developing of photographs.
  3. (religion) nimbus, a luminous disc, often of gold, around or over the heads of saints, etc., in religious paintings.
  4. The metaphorical aura of glory, veneration or sentiment which surrounds an idealized entity.

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  • (luminous disc around head of saints in paintings): aureole, nimbus

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to Halo

Third person singular
Halos

Simple past
Haloed

Past participle
Haloed

Present participle
Haloing

to Halo (third-person singular simple present Halos, present participle Haloing, simple past and past participle Haloed)
  1. (transitive) To encircle with a halo.

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halo m.

  1. saliva

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From Latin halos from Ancient Greek ἅλως (haloos), disk of the sun or moon, ring of light around the sun or moon), (also  (threshing floor) and  (disk of a shield)), itself of unknown origin.

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  • IPA: /ˈha.lo/

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Halo m. (plural Halo’s, diminutive Halootje)

  1. Halo (atmospheric phenomenon).
  2. Similar visual effect resulting from undesirable, roughly circular spots on an imperfectly developed photograph.

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Halo

  1. Indicative present connegative form of halkoa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of halkoa.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of halkoa.

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Halo

  1. halo
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From Latin halos from Ancient Greek ἅλως (haloos), disk of the sun or moon, ring of light around the sun or moon), (also  (threshing floor) and  (disk of a shield)), itself of unknown origin.

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  • IPA: /ˈhalo/

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Halo m. (plural Halos)

  1. Halo (atmospheric phenomenon)
  2. Similar visual effect resulting from undesirable, roughly circular spots on an imperfectly developed photograph.

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Halo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of halar.

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halo

  1. hello

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present active hālō, present infinitive hālāre, perfect active hālāvī, supine hālātum.
  1. I breathe.

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From English hallo

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Halo

  1. (when answering the telephone) hello

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From Ancient Greek ἅλως

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Halo n. (undeclinable)

  1. halo (meaning 1 and 2)

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Halo

  1. vocative singular of hala

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Halo m. (plural halos)

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Halo m.

Plural
halos m.

  1. Halo (atmospheric phenomenon)

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Halo (infinitive halar)

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of halar.

br:halo et:halo el:halo fa:halo fr:halo io:halo kn:halo ku:halo hu:halo ml:halo pl:halo pt:halo ru:halo fi:halo ta:halo te:halo vi:halo zh:halo

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