Day"-star` (?), n.

1.

The morning star; the star which ushers in the day.

A dark place, until the day dawn, and the day-star arise in your hearts. 2 Peter i. 19.

2.

The sun, as the orb of day.

[Poetic]

So sinks the day-star in the ocean bed, And yet anon repairs his drooping head, And tricks his beams, and with new-spangled ore Flames in the forehead of the morning sky. Milton.

 

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