Halloween

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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

A shortening of All-Hallow-even, All Hallows’ Eve (the name of the evening before All Saints Day).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌhæləˈwiːn/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌhæləˈwiːn/, /ˌhɑləˈwiːn/
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Proper nounEdit

Halloween ‎(plural Halloweens)

  1. The eve of All Hallows' Day; 31st October; celebrated (mostly in the United Kingdom, Canada, United States and Ireland) by children going door-to-door in costume and demanding candy with menaces.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English

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NounEdit

Halloween f ‎(plural Halloweens)

  1. Halloween

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ItalianEdit

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Borrowing from English

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Halloween m ‎(plural Halloween)

  1. Halloween

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SpanishEdit

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NounEdit

Halloween m ‎(plural Halloweens)

  1. Halloween (31st of October)
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