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Gender: M Origin of Halifax: Place-name

If you want to honor your grandfather Hal but can't work up much enthusiasm for his full name Harold, consider the more stylish (if a bit pretentious) capital of Nova Scotia.

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Halifax is a mill town in Yorkshire, England. The Earldom of Halifax took its name from the town and Halifax, Nova Scotia is named after the 2nd Earl.

Halifax, a chain of banks in England and a division of the Royal Bank of Scotland

Halifax is the name of the capital city of Nova Scotia, Canada.