|1.||to consecrate or set apart as being holy|
|2.||to venerate as being holy|
|[Old English hālgian, from hālig|
to render sacred, to consecrate (Ex. 28:38; 29:1). This word is from the Saxon, and properly means "to make holy." The name of God is "hallowed", i.e., is reverenced as holy (Matt. 6:9).