Healand definition

2011, Roy Blount Jr., Alphabetter Juice.

The Old English word for Jesus was healend, one who heals, or the Savior.

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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of healand - healend

Origin of healand

  • From Middle English healend, from Old English hǣlend (“Saviour, Christ”, literally “Healing One, Healer”), equivalent to heal +‎ -and. Cognate with Dutch Heiland (“Saviour, Christ”), German Heiland (“Saviour, Redeemer”).

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