1. halcyon a mythical bird said to breed at the winter solstice
  2. hallelujah a shout or song of praise to God
  3. halt cause to stop
  4. hale exhibiting or restored to vigorous good health
  5. Halab a city in northwestern Syria
  6. Halacha Talmudic literature that deals with law and with the interpretation of the laws on the Hebrew Scriptures
  7. Halaka Talmudic literature that deals with law and with the interpretation of the laws on the Hebrew Scriptures
  8. Halakah Talmudic literature that deals with law and with the interpretation of the laws on the Hebrew Scriptures
  9. halal conforming to dietary laws
  10. halberd a pike fitted with an ax head
  11. halberdier a guard who carries a halberd (as a symbol of his duty)
  12. Halchidhoma a member of a North American Indian people of the Colorado river valley near the mouth of the Gila river; allied to the Maricopa
  13. Halcion a form of benzodiazepine (trade name Halcion) frequently prescribed as a sleeping pill; usually given to people who have trouble falling asleep
  14. Halcyon (Greek mythology) a woman who was turned into a kingfisher
  15. Haldane Scottish geneticist (son of John Haldane) who contributed to the development of population genetics; a popularizer of science and a Marxist (1892-1964)
  16. Haldea ground snakes
  17. Haldea striatula in some classifications placed in genus Haldea
  18. Haldol tranquilizer (trade name Haldol) used to treat some psychotic disorders and Tourette's syndrome
  19. Hale a soldier of the American Revolution who was hanged as a spy by the British; his last words were supposed to have been `I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country' (1755-1776)

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