Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Dawn

Dawn

  1. To begin to grow light in the morning; to grow light; to break, or begin to appear; as, the day dawns; the morning dawns.
  2. To began to give promise; to begin to appear or to expand.
  3. The break of day; the first appearance of light in the morning; show of approaching sunrise.
  4. First opening or expansion; first appearance; beginning; rise.

Dawn Quotations

Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.
Rabindranath Tagore

A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
Oscar Wilde

The light which puts out our eyes is darkness to us. Only that day dawns to which we are awake. There is more day to dawn. The sun is but a morning star.
Henry David Thoreau

A beautiful sunset that was mistaken for a dawn.
Claude Debussy

How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was said.
Victor Hugo
More "Dawn" Quotations

Dawn Translations

dawn in Danish is daggry
dawn in Dutch is aurora, morgenlicht, morgenrood
dawn in Finnish is aamurusko
dawn in Latin is diluculo
dawn in Norwegian is daggry
dawn in Portuguese is alvorecer
dawn in Spanish is creusculo, atardecer, amanecer, albor, alba
dawn in Swedish is gry, gryning, daggryning, dagas
Copyright © 2001 - 2015 BrainyQuote