- Hallowed is defined as to declare sacred or holy, or to honor as holy.
When you attribute religious meaning to the name of God, this is an example of a time when you hallowed the name or made it holy.
hallowed definition by Webster's New World
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- made holy or sacred
- honored as holy; venerated
Origin: past participle of hallow
hallowed definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Sanctified; consecrated: a hallowed cemetery.
- Highly venerated; sacrosanct: our hallowed war heroes.