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daystar

[dey-stahr]
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noun
  1. a morning star.
  2. the sun.
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Origin of daystar

before 1000; Middle English daysterre, Old English dægsteorra. See day, star
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Examples from the Web for daystar

Historical Examples

  • 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.

    Stronghand

    Gustave Aimard


British Dictionary definitions for daystar

daystar

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