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Origin of daystar

before 1000; Middle English daysterre, Old English dægsteorra. See day, star Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for daystar

Lucifer, Phosphor, Phosphorus, Venus, daystar

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Historical Examples of daystar

  • But Darnell was not afraid, because of the Daystar that had risen in his heart.

    The House of Souls

    Arthur Machen

  • The stars withdrew, marshaled by the Daystar, which last of all retired also.

    Children's Literature

    Charles Madison Curry

  • How art thou fallen, O Lucifer (Daystar), son of the morning!

    Demonology and Devil-lore

    Moncure Daniel Conway

  • To-day, the Dawn and the Daystar: to-morrow, the Daystar arising in the heart.

  • In the meanwhile the sun ascended the horizon, and the last shadows melted away in the dazzling beams propelled by the daystar.


    Gustave Aimard

British Dictionary definitions for daystar


  1. a poetic word for the sun
  2. another word for the morning star
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