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God bless you is a common English expression, used to wish a person blessings in various ... A typical polite response after being told "bless you" in response to sneezing is to ... The pr...

Why do we say, ʺGod bless you,ʺ when someone sneezes?

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The practice of saying, “God bless you,” when someone sneezes does not come from the Bible, nor is there any mention of the practice in the Bible. However ...

Why do we say "bless you" when someone sneezes? | Notes and ...

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THIS goes back to more superstitious times when a sneeze was believed to separate ... To prevent the devil stealing the soul the incantation "bless you" (i.e. God ...

This is the REAL reason we say 'bless you' when someone sneezes ...

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May 4, 2016 ... Sayingbless you” when someone sneezes has to be up there with the best of ... OK so it's polite, but do you know why we actually do this?

I never say 'Bless you' when someone is sneezing. I just ignore. Is ...

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The tradition of saying something in response to a sneeze does seem sort of silly, but it's a ... But if you do care about them, maybe you should say something — even if it isn't "Bless you." My dad said "Scat!" whenever someone sneezed.

Etymology of Bless You! : snopes.com

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Jul 13, 2007 ... Why do we say 'Bless You! when someone sneezes?

"God Bless You" in Response to a Sneeze - Spiritually Smart

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The Fascinating Origin of Saying "God Bless You" ... The practice of blessing a sneeze, dating as far back as at least 77 AD, however, is far older than ... A legend holds that it was believed that the heart stops when you sneeze, and the phrase ...

Does your heart stop when you sneeze? (Everyday Mysteries: Fun ...

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So where did the myth originate that your heart stops when you sneeze? ... Why do people say, “God bless you,” after someone sneezes? There are varying ...

What is the origin of saying 'bless you' when someone sneezes ...

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If I have my old wives' tales correct, it's because people once believed that a sneeze allows ... Why do people say bless you when you sneeze but not when you cough, and clearly need the blessing? What should I say if I accidentally sneeze ...

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Mar 22, 2015 ... Audience Question: What do you say when people sneeze? ... I pretty much always say 'bless you' when someone I know sneezes around me.
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Though nobody knows for sure why we say 'God Bless You' after a sneeze, one popular explanation is that it originated during the Bubonic Plague, when it was thought that sneezes were an early symptom.
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Why do we say 'bless you' or 'gesundheit' when people sneeze ...

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Many people have become accustomed to saying "bless you" or "gesundheit" when someone sneezes. No one says anything when someone coughs, blows ...

Why do we say 'bless you' after sneezing? - Business Insider

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May 27, 2015 ... Sneezing can be caused by crazy things like being too full, seeing a bright light, or even orgasm. For how common sneezing is — other animals ...

Why do we say 'bless you' when someone sneezes? | Metro News

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May 3, 2016 ... The confusion and mild hurt you feel when no one says 'bless you' when you sneeze makes you realise that this response has become second ...