exalt (v.) Look up exalt at Dictionary.com
late 14c., from Old French exalter (10c.), from Latin exaltare "raise, elevate," from ex "out, out of, from within" (see ex-) + altus "high," literally "grown tall," from PIE root *al- (3) "to grow, nourish" (see old). Related: Exalted; exalting.