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Re: Real language questions

From:Roger Mills <romilly@...>
Date:Tuesday, October 9, 2001, 4:03
Tom Wier wrote:

>Quoting Adam Walker <dreamertwo@...>: > >> >From: Roger Mills <romilly@...> >> >Still survives in poetry (sometimes) and a few more or less commonly >> used forms-- learned (see above!), beloved, accursed. >> >> Also blessed and hallowed. > >Do you really say ['hælow@d]?
Can't speak for Adam; but I do, always but only in the Lord's Prayer. The way I learned it, years ago. Perhaps it's part of the Episcopalian/Anglican tradition. Note that the popular sung version, heard not too long ago, has "hallowèd" too. The word is not otherwise alive in my vocabulary.