HALO


HALO
   a circle of light surrounding the head or even the entire body. The use of halos in art is found in Greek RELIGION and was taken over by the Romans. In the third century it was adopted by CHRISTIANS in representations of CHRIST and the SAINTS.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

Synonyms:
(of light) / ,


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