Definition of dayward in English:

dayward

adverb

poetic
  • Towards the day or the sun. Also (as noun) in "to (the) dayward".

adjective

poetic
  • Directed towards the day or the sun.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Joshua Sylvester (d. 1618), poet and translator. From day + -ward.

Pronunciation

dayward

/ˈdeɪwəd/