The definition of bless means to protect, make holy, to favor or to make lucky or happy.(verb)
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Origin: ME blessen, bletsien < OE bletsian, bledsian < blod, blood: rite of consecration by sprinkling an altar with blood
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transitive verb blessed blessed or blest (blĕst), bless·ing, bless·es
Origin: Middle English blessen
Origin: , from Old English blētsian, to consecrate; see bhel-3 in Indo-European roots.
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