Meaning of dayspring in English:


Pronunciation /ˈdeɪsprɪŋ/

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  • Dawn.

    ‘Zacharias' prophetic words earlier made the same point, ‘God hath visited and redeemed his people, the dayspring from on high hath visited us’.’
    • ‘The morning mist swirled around them; it's cloudy fingers dancing upon the dayspring's breeze.’
    • ‘"O come, thou Dayspring, come and cheer our spirits by thine advent here." (from the hymn "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel", translated from the Latin by John Mason Neale, 1851)’
    • ‘When the Dayspring bringeth light My Lord awakeneth us all.’
    dawn, daybreak, break of day, crack of dawn, sunrise, first light, first thing in the morning, early morning, cockcrow