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Hello - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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 ...

What is the origin of the word Hello? - Quora

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According to the OED, all three words originated as cries or exclamations to gain attention or express surprise, exultation, encouragement or some similar ...

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 ... Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of Telephone decided to use that word as a greeting on phone. People didn't like it. Thomas Edison, while ...

How did 'Hello' come to be used as a greeting over the phone ...

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Sep 26, 2010 ... The first word used to answer the phone was the nautical greeting ... Alexander Graham Bell, the inventor, answered with the Gaelic 'hoy'.

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 ...

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 ...

Who invented Hello? | Pitara Kids Network

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Alexander Graham Bell, who invented the telephone in 1885, never liked 'hello' and ... Webster's dictionary kept printing 'hello' as a greeting word even as ...

Etymology of Hello : snopes.com

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Mar 15, 2014 ... Did greeting 'Hello' enter the language because it was the surname of ... She was the girlfriend of Graham Bell who invented telephone.