hallowed etymology

English word hallowed comes from Proto-Germanic *hailagaz (Holy, sacred.)

Detailed word origin of hallowed

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*hailagaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Holy, sacred.
*hailagōną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To hallow, to make holy, to sanctify.
hālgian Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang)
ġehālgod Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang)
halwed Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
hallowed English (eng) Consecrated or sanctified; sacred, holy.

Words with the same origin as hallowed

Descendants of *hailagaz
halibut holiness holly holy