Where and when did they get the name Halloween?

go here: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_country_first_started_halloween

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When does the name Halloween comes from?

halloween comes from halloweentown

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Legend of Cabanglasan Bukidnon?

Cabanglasan is in the province of Bukidnon, Philippines

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What does the name Halloween mean?

all hallows eve. It comes from the Catholic Church when it converted the pagans to Christianity. They used the New Years night of the pagans to create a night of prayer. It wasn't until the 1950's that children began wearing costumes and going out for candy. Until that time it was a night for a...

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Where is Karen Mcdougal from Nigeria?

Nigeria ya goosey gander!!

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Who named Halloween?

Halloween was named after my shart

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Where did the name Halloween originate?

Halloween was originally called All Hallows Eve.

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Where Halloween come from?

YOU ARE VERY STUPID THats HOW HALLOWEEN CAME

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Why is Halloween named Halloween?

Halloween is a corrupton of its original name, which was All Hallows Eve.

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When is Yule celebrated?

Yule was traditionally an ancient Germanic Pagan holiday that was celebrated at the time of the Winter Solstice, which is around December 21 in the Northern Hemisphere. At that time, the days begin to grow longer. All ancient cultures had special traditions to celebrate the return of the Sun. Yul...

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What 2 Hoildays were combined to be come Halloween?

It is claimed but incorrect that the Holidays referred to are originally All Hallows Eve and the celebration of Guy Fawks Night (5th November) which occurs to celebrate The Gun Powder Plot when Fawks and a cohort attempted to blow up the British Parliment. However, these two events are not classe...

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What country does Halloween come from?

Halloween started in Ireland as a pagan holiday for people to celebrate the spirits of their ancestors. Then many, many years later people started dressing into costumes to scare away evil spirits. Now in this day and age it is a known holiday for children of some countries to dress up and get ca...

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Where did the name Halloween come from?

Halloween got its name from All Hallow's Eve, the night before All Saints' Day, the last day an individual could be named or sanctified a saint. All Hallow's Eve became Hallow Evening or Hallow E'en.

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What is the difference between new generation to old generation?

There is no clear definition of new and old generation. Basically each generation consists of the children of the preceding generation.

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What is a common Cuban costume?

errrr, Castro? WOW, What an ignorant answer!!! Castro is not the only Cuban. Can you believe that - there are other Cubans that are not Castro??? If you're looking for a Cuban costume - look for a Rumbera or Salsera. You can look for Celia Cruz too.

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What happens on childrens day?

Children's Day is celebrated in Japan and was on May 5th. It is to celebrate the healthy growth and happiness of children. They fly banners in the shape of a carp, have sweets, and take center stage in plays and the children's Olympics.

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What country did Halloween come from?

Irish and English immigrants brought the tradition of Halloween to America in the mid 1800s.

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The day after Halloween is?

November 1'st Dia de lost Muertos.

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Where did the word fanny originate from?

One possibility is that comes from John Cleland's erotic novel, Memoirs of a woman of pleasure, whose central character is called Fanny Hill.

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How did they get the name Halloween?

All Hallows Evening/All Hallows Eve.

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What is the icelandic yule holiday?

a celebration of the winter solstice. by joe E

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What is the origin of the name Halloween?

It is All Hallow's Eve, the night before All Saints' Day. The day after Halloween is called "The day of Halloweens past." I have heard this from many people and it is really com-in in Rhode Island.

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What is yule?

yule is a type of comull found in a snow desert Answer a type of fluffball found in a snow desert Answer Yule is also the name of an ancient holiday. See link below for more information on the holiday. ---------------------------------------------------------------- "Yule" or "Yule Tide" is anot...

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What is the meaningfulness of Halloween?

Halloween is a holiday that, every year people used to dress up to scare evil spirits away. Now, it is not used for evil, but for fun when kids dress up and go door-to-door to other people's houses to collect candy.

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What was Halloween named after?

it was named after nobody

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How old is judge Karen?

judge Karen is 66 years old

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What Halloween character's name comes from a Saxon word meaning wise one?

The word "wizard" comes from Middle English wys "wise" plus the common ending -ard (cf drunkard, bastard) meaning something along the lines of "one who is" (usually in a pejorative sense). Could that be what you're thinking of? Another possibility would be "witch" (from wicce, the feminine form o...

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Where did jack o'lanterns first originate?

In Ireland but using turnips. The use of pumpkins started with Irish immigrants in America.

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