Homicidal vs Hal - What's the difference?

homicidal | hal |


As an adjective homicidal

is of or pertaining to homicide, and particularly to one who commits such a crime as with a homicidal maniac .

As an abbreviation hal is

(software) hardware abstraction layer.

As a proper noun hal is

(idiomatic|fiction|computing) a homicidal computer, an artificial intelligence that acts similarly to the hal 9000 featured in.

homicidal

English

Adjective

(head)
  • Of or pertaining to homicide, and particularly to one who commits such a crime as with a homicidal maniac .
  • hal

    English

    Proper noun

    (s)
  • A diminutive of the male given names Henry, Harold and Harry.
  • * : Scene 2:
  • I prithee, good Prince Hal , help me to my horse, good king's son.