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ho·ly
[hoh-lee]
ADJECTIVE [HO·LI·ER, HO·LI·EST.]
1.
specially recognized as or declared sacred by religious use or authority; consecrated: holy ground.
2.
dedicated or devoted to the service of God, the church, or religion: a holy man.
3.
saintly; godly; pious; devout: a holy life.
4.
having a spiritually pure quality: a holy love.
5.
entitled to worship or veneration as or as if sacred: a holy relic.
6.
religious: holy rites.
7.
inspiring fear, awe, or grave distress: The director, when angry, is a holy terror.
Source: Dictionary.com

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sacred

Sacred means revered due to sanctity and is generally the state of being perceived by religious ... The word "holy" in its modern form appears in Wycliffe's Bible of 1382. .... of Protestantism of the more Pentecostal variety, holiness has acquired the secondary meaning of the reshaping of a person through spiritual rebirth.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/holy

Define holy: exalted or worthy of complete devotion as one perfect in goodness ... from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'holy.

www.patheos.com/blogs/christiancrier/2014/05/24/what-does-the-word-holy-mean-bible-definition-of-holy

May 24, 2014 ... The Hebrew word for holy is “qodesh” and means “apartness, set-apartness, separateness, sacredness” and I would add that it should also be ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/holy

Holy definition, specially recognized as or declared sacred by religious use or authority; consecrated: holy ground. See more.

www.biblestudytools.com/dictionary/holy-holiness

What is Holy, Holiness? Definition and meaning:Holy, Holiness One does not define God.

en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/holy

Definition of holy - dedicated or consecrated to God or a religious purpose; sacred, used in exclamations of surprise or dismay.

fervr.net/bible/what-does-the-word-holy-mean

Aug 8, 2011 ... It's a word Christians use, but do we really understand it?

www.christianitytoday.com/biblestudies/bible-answers/theology/what-does-god-mean-when-he-asks-us-to-be-holy.html

Feb 28, 2012 ... To be sure, biblical terms translated "holy" or "holiness" (qadosh, hagios) ... Instead, the most basic meaning of the word is to be "set apart" or ...

library.eteacherbiblical.com/content/lp_biblical_holy_hands-en?pid=1596

The word Kadosh (holy) is recorded here not once, not twice, but three times in a row – a common Hebraic way to emphasize something. So what does Holy ...