Meaning of day tide in English:

day tide

Pronunciation /ˈdeɪ tʌɪd/


  • 1Daytime. Also: the period of a day. Compare night-tide . Now rare (chiefly poetic or literary in later use).

  • 2A tide of the sea occurring during the day, as opposed to at night.


Old English; earliest use found in Riddle 17. From day + tide.