- vespers, sicilian,
- vespucci, amerigo
Origin of vespertine
Examples from the Web for vespertine
Odors from strong bacon and boiling coffee contended against the cut-plug fumes from the vespertine pipe.The Trimmed Lamp|O. Henry
The vespertine hour was nigh, and over this iron landscape there floated the moon, an opal button in the sky.Visionaries|James Huneker
Up Broadway Chandler moved with the vespertine dress parade.The Four Million|O. Henry
c.1500, "of the evening," from Latin vespertinus, from vesper (see vesper).