Definition of dayspring in English:

dayspring

noun

archaic
  • Dawn.

    • ‘The morning mist swirled around them; it's cloudy fingers dancing upon the dayspring's breeze.’
    • ‘"O come, thou Dayspring, come and cheer our spirits by thine advent here." (from the hymn "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel", translated from the Latin by John Mason Neale, 1851)’
    • ‘When the Dayspring bringeth light My Lord awakeneth us all.’
    • ‘Zacharias' prophetic words earlier made the same point, ‘God hath visited and redeemed his people, the dayspring from on high hath visited us’.’
    dawn, daybreak, break of day, crack of dawn, sunrise, first light, first thing in the morning, early morning, cockcrow
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Pronunciation

dayspring

/ˈdeɪsprɪŋ/