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Hello is a salutation or greeting in the English language. It is first attested in writing from 1833. ... Hello is alternatively thought to come from the word hallo ( 1840) via hollo (also holla, hol...

Great 'Hello' Mystery Is Solved - NYTimes.com

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Mar 5, 1992 ... ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL invented the telephone. But Thomas Alva Edison coined the greeting. The word "hello," it appears, came straight ...

Etymology of Hello : snopes.com

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Mar 17, 2014 ... Did greeting 'Hello' enter the language because it was the surname of ... She was the girlfriend of Graham Bell who invented telephone.

Who invented Hello? | Pitara Kids Network

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But it wasn't until the telephone was invented that 'hello' emerged as a universal form of ... Webster's dictionary kept printing 'hello' as a greeting word even as ...

Hello where did that word come from??? - History in the Raw

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Jun 6, 2006 ... Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone in 1876, and it used one piece ... To him really goes the credit for pushing the word, as he did.

What's the origin of the word "hello"? | Yahoo Answers

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May 14, 2008 ... Alexander Graham Bell's much-talked-about invention gave us not only the new word telephone (1876) but also the greeting hello. To be sure ...

Hello Is the Name of Girlfriend of Graham Bell who Invented ...

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Jan 1, 2016 ... Facts Analysis Team Report on Picture Stories Saying the Greeting Word Hello Is the Name of Girlfriend of Graham Bell who Invented ...

Bell Vs. Edison: How 'hello' came into being - NewsGram

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Aug 5, 2015 ... While it is true that Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone, but at the same time it is equally true that he never used the word hello.

Danger! What is the frantic origin ofhello?” (And the source of “hi ...

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Aug 9, 2010 ... We use hello several times a day to greet people or attract attention. But as prevalent as the word is, "hello" is relatively new. Hello came into ...

Saying 'Ahoy-Hoy' was at One Time the Preferred Way to Answer the ...

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Oct 23, 2011 ... The invention of the word hello is often credited to Thomas Edison, including on the popular BBC show QI (Quite Interesting), which is normally ...

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A (Shockingly) Short History Of 'Hello' : Krulwich Wonders... : NPR

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Feb 17, 2011 ... Alexander Graham Bell hoped people would answer the phone with the word " ahoy." His rival, Thomas Edison favored another greeting — we ...

Was 'Hello' the name of Alexander Graham Bell's wife? - Quora

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No. This is a popular hoax on internet. Mabel Hubbard was Bell's girlfriend who he later marries ... The word "Hello" actually came from hola which meant to stop and pay attention. ... greeting word 'Hello' actually comes from the girlfriend name Margaret Hello of Alexander Graham Bell who invented the Telephone. I...

history - Was the phrase "hello" popularized because of the name of ...

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Nov 7, 2015 ... This is a popular explanation of the etymology of the word hello, seen in ... She was the girlfriend of Graham bell who invented the telephone.