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Halo generally refers to:

Halo or HALO may also refer to:

Businesses and organizations[edit]

Film and television[edit]

Video games[edit]





Science, technology, and mathematics[edit]

  • Halo (safety device), a component of open-wheel racing cars for protecting the driver's head
  • Halo antenna, a common omnidirectional antenna
  • HALO jump, a High Altitude-Low Opening parachute fall
  • Halo nucleus, of orbiting protons or neutrons
  • Project Halo, an artificial intelligence project of Vulcan Inc.
  • Mil Mi-26 or Halo, a helicopter
  • Halo, a vehicle wireless-charging standard by Qualcomm
  • Halo, a type of automobile headlamp
  • Halo-, a prefix indicating the names of compounds which contain one or more halogen atoms
  • Pleochroic halo, a microscopic discoloration in igneous rock

Astronomy and space science[edit]

  • Dark matter halo, a theoretical component of a galaxy that envelops the galactic disc and extends well beyond the edge of the visible galaxy
  • Galactic halo, an extended, roughly spherical component of a galaxy which extends beyond the main, visible component
  • Halo orbit, a periodic, three-dimensional orbit
  • Helium and Lead Observatory, a supernova neutrino detector


Medicine and psychology[edit]


Other uses[edit]

People with the given name[edit]

  • Halo Meadows (1905–1985), American actress, writer and burlesque dancer

See also[edit]