Why do we celebrate Halloween on October 31?

Why do we celebrate Halloween on October 31?
 

It may seen far away, it won't be long until Halloween costumes are out of the closet.
But why do we celebrate on October 31? And why do we have certain traditions?
Well if you're questioning just that, here's everything you need to know.
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The word The word Halloween or Hallowe’en dates to about 1745 and is of Christian origin.
The word means “hallowed evening” or “holy evening”. It comes from a Scottish term for All Hallows’ Eve (the evening before All Hallows’ Day)
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