Origin of hypnopompic
Examples from the Web for hypnopompic
Nighttime “visitations” may be chalked up to sleep deprivation, to hypnagogic or hypnopompic hallucinations.
The hypnopompic hallucinations described by Myers arise in the same way.Collected Papers on Analytical Psychology|C. G. Jung
The last dreams of the night or hypnopompic visions generally dramatize our awakening in picturesque, symbolical fashion.Psychoanalysis|Andr Tridon
Word Origin for hypnopompic
pertaining to the state of consciousness when awaking from sleep, 1901, from hypno- "sleep" + Greek pompe "sending away," from pempein "to send."