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Definition of Night

Night

  1. That part of the natural day when the sun is beneath the horizon, or the time from sunset to sunrise; esp., the time between dusk and dawn, when there is no light of the sun, but only moonlight, starlight, or artificial light.
  2. Darkness; obscurity; concealment.
  3. Intellectual and moral darkness; ignorance.
  4. A state of affliction; adversity; as, a dreary night of sorrow.
  5. The period after the close of life; death.
  6. A lifeless or unenlivened period, as when nature seems to sleep.

Night Quotations

Christmas in Bethlehem. The ancient dream: a cold, clear night made brilliant by a glorious star, the smell of incense, shepherds and wise men falling to their knees in adoration of the sweet baby, the incarnation of perfect love.
Lucinda Franks

How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon. December is here before its June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?
Dr. Seuss

A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.
Steve Martin

Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow.
William Shakespeare

A good wife is one who serves her husband in the morning like a mother does, loves him in the day like a sister does and pleases him like a prostitute in the night.
Chanakya
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Night Translations

night in Afrikaans is nag
night in Danish is nat
night in Dutch is nacht
night in French is nuit
night in German is Nacht
night in Italian is notturno
night in Latin is nox noctis
night in Norwegian is natt
night in Portuguese is noite
night in Spanish is noche
night in Swedish is natt
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