Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v. i.) To begin to grow light in the morning; to grow light; to break, or begin to appear; as, the day dawns; the morning dawns.
2. (v. i.) To began to give promise; to begin to appear or to expand.
3. (n.) The break of day; the first appearance of light in the morning; show of approaching sunrise.
International Standard Bible EncyclopediaDAWN; DAWNING
don: The word means the approach of the morning light, the breaking of the day. There are several words in the Bible that indicate this. nesheph, "twilight" of the morning (Job 7:4 Psalm 119:147). The same word is used for evening twilight (1 Samuel 30:17 2 Kings 7:5, 7); penoth ha-boqer, "the turning" of the morning, the change from darkness to light, approach of the morning (Judges 19:26); 'aph`-appe shachar, "the eyelids" of the morning (Job 3:9; Job 41:18 (10)); aloth ha-shachar, "the ascent" or "rise" of the morning (Joshua 6:15); epi-phosko, "to grow light," the approach of the dawn (Matthew 28:1 Luke 23:54 margin); diaugazo, "to grow bright", "lustrous" (2 Peter 1:19), "until the day dawn" figurative of the Second Coming of Christ (compare 2 Peter 1:16).
Greek2020. epiphosko -- to let shine, ie to dawn
... to let shine, ie to dawn. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: epiphosko Phonetic
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3722. orthros -- daybreak, dawn
1306. diaugazo -- to shine through
4404. proi -- early
395. anatole -- a rising
827. auge -- brightness, spec. daylight
2250. hemera -- day
1096. ginomai -- to come into being, to happen, to become
3720. orthrinos -- early
4405. proia -- (early) morning.
Strong's Hebrew7837. shachar -- dawn
... 7836, 7837. shachar. 7838 . dawn. Transliteration: shachar Phonetic Spelling:
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8238. shepharpar -- dawn
4891. mishchar -- dawn
300. Achishachar -- "brother of (the) dawn," a Benjamite
6890. Tsereth Hashshachar -- "Zereth of the dawn," a city in ...
1242. boqer -- morn- ing
5927. alah -- to go up, ascend, climb
216. or -- a light
5399. nesheph -- twilight
7835. shachar -- to be black
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ThesaurusDawn (70 Occurrences)
... rise. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. DAWN; DAWNING. don: The ... 16). H. Porter.
Multi-Version Concordance Dawn (70 Occurrences). Matthew 4 ...
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Morning-dawn (2 Occurrences)
Dawned (8 Occurrences)
Dayspring (2 Occurrences)
Ascending (16 Occurrences)
Dawning (11 Occurrences)
Night (3322 Occurrences)
Early (157 Occurrences)
Dawns (9 Occurrences)
Lyre (32 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceDawn (70 Occurrences)
Matthew 4:16 the people who sat in darkness saw a great light, to those who sat in the region and shadow of death, to them light has dawned."
Matthew 28:1 Now after the Sabbath, as it began to dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary came to see the tomb.
Mark 13:35 Be wakeful therefore, for you know not when the master of the house is coming--in the evening, at midnight, at cock-crow, or at dawn.
Mark 15:1 At earliest dawn, after the High Priests had held a consultation with the Elders and Scribes, they and the entire Sanhedrin bound Jesus and took Him away and handed Him over to Pilate.
Mark 16:2 And very early after dawn on the first day of the week, they came at the time of the coming up of the sun to the place where the body had been put.
Luke 1:78 because of the tender mercy of our God, whereby the dawn from on high will visit us,
Luke 24:1 But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they and some others came to the tomb, bringing the spices which they had prepared.
John 8:1 And at dawn he came again to the temple,
Acts 5:21 And hearing this, they went into the Temple at dawn, and were teaching. But the high priest and those who were with him got together the Sanhedrin and the representatives of the children of Israel, and sent to the prison to get them.
Acts 20:11 And when he had gone up, and had taken the broken bread, he went on talking to them for a long time, even till dawn, and then he went away.
Acts 27:33 And when dawn was near, Paul gave them all orders to take food, saying, This is the fourteenth day you have been waiting and taking no food.
Romans 13:12 The night is far advanced, and day is about to dawn. We must therefore lay aside the deeds of darkness, and clothe ourselves with the armour of Light.
2 Corinthians 4:4 in whom the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelieving, that the light of the Good News of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God, should not dawn on them.
2 Peter 1:19 We have the more sure word of prophecy; and you do well that you heed it, as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until the day dawns, and the morning star arises in your hearts:
Genesis 19:15 And as the dawn arose, the angels urged Lot, saying, Up, take thy wife and thy two daughters who are present, lest thou perish in the iniquity of the city.
Genesis 32:24 Then Jacob was by himself; and a man was fighting with him till dawn.
Genesis 32:26 And he said to him, Let me go now, for the dawn is near. But Jacob said, I will not let you go till you have given me your blessing.
Genesis 44:3 And at dawn the men, with their asses, were sent away.
Exodus 14:27 And when Moses' hand was stretched out over the sea, at dawn the sea came flowing back, meeting the Egyptians in their flight, and the Lord sent destruction on the Egyptians in the middle of the sea.
Exodus 22:3 But if it is after dawn, he will be responsible.
Numbers 2:3 Those whose tents are on the east side, looking to the dawn, will be round the flag of the children of Judah, with Nahshon, the son of Amminadab, as their chief.
Numbers 3:38 And those whose tents are to be placed on the east side of the House in front of the Tent of meeting, looking to the dawn, are Moses and Aaron and his sons, who will do the work of the holy place for the children of Israel; and any strange person who comes near will be put to death.
Numbers 34:15 The two tribes and the half-tribe have been given their heritage on the other side of Jordan at Jericho, on the east looking to the dawn.
Joshua 6:15 It happened on the seventh day, that they rose early at the dawning of the day, and marched around the city in the same way seven times. Only on this day they marched around the city seven times.
Judges 16:2 It was told the Gazites, saying, "Samson is here!" They surrounded him, and laid wait for him all night in the gate of the city, and were quiet all the night, saying, Let be until morning light, then we will kill him.
Judges 19:25 But the men wouldn't listen to him: so the man laid hold of his concubine, and brought her out to them; and they had sex with her, and abused her all night until the morning: and when the day began to dawn, they let her go.
Judges 19:26 Then came the woman in the dawning of the day, and fell down at the door of the man's house where her lord was, until it was light.
1 Samuel 9:26 And about dawn Samuel said to Saul on the roof, Get up so that I may send you away. So Saul got up, and he and Samuel went out together.
1 Samuel 14:36 Saul said, "Let us go down after the Philistines by night, and take spoil among them until the morning light, and let us not leave a man of them." They said, "Do whatever seems good to you." Then the priest said, "Let us draw near here to God."
1 Samuel 25:34 For truly, by the living Lord, the God of Israel, who has kept me from doing you evil, if you had not been so quick in coming to me and meeting me, by dawn there would not have been in Nabal's house so much as one male living.
1 Samuel 25:36 And Abigail went back to Nabal; and he was feasting in his house like a king; and Nabal's heart was full of joy, for he had taken much wine; so she said nothing to him till dawn came.
2 Samuel 2:32 And they took Asahel's body and put it in the last resting-place of his father in Beth-lehem. And Joab and his men, travelling all night, came to Hebron at dawn.
2 Samuel 17:22 So David and all the people who were with him went up over Jordan: when dawn came, every one of them had gone over Jordan.
Nehemiah 4:21 So we went on with the work: and half of them had spears in their hands from the dawn of the morning till the stars were seen.
Job 3:9 Let the stars of the twilight thereof be dark; let it look for light, but have none; neither let it see the dawning of the day:
Job 7:4 When I lie down, I say,'When shall I arise, and the night be gone?' I toss and turn until the dawning of the day.
Job 24:14 The murderer rises with the light. He kills the poor and needy. In the night he is like a thief.
Job 38:12 "Have you commanded the morning in your days, and caused the dawn to know its place;
Job 41:18 His sneezings give out flames, and his eyes are like the eyes of the dawn.
Psalms 22:1 For the Chief Musician; set to "The Doe of the Morning." A Psalm by David. My God, my God, why have you forsaken me? Why are you so far from helping me, and from the words of my groaning?
Psalms 37:6 he will make your righteousness go forth as the light, and your justice as the noon day sun.
Psalms 46:5 God is in her midst. She shall not be moved. God will help her at dawn.
Psalms 57:8 Wake up, my glory! Wake up, psaltery and harp! I will wake up the dawn.
Psalms 65:8 They also who dwell in faraway places are afraid at your wonders. You call the morning's dawn and the evening with songs of joy.
Psalms 108:2 Wake up, harp and lyre! I will wake up the dawn.
Psalms 110:3 Thy people offer themselves willingly In the day of thy power, in holy array: Out of the womb of the morning Thou hast the dew of thy youth.
Psalms 119:147 I rise before dawn and cry for help. I put my hope in your words.
Psalms 139:9 If I take the wings of the dawn, and settle in the uttermost parts of the sea;
Proverbs 4:18 But the path of the righteous is like the dawning light, that shines more and more until the perfect day.
Proverbs 13:9 There is a glad dawn for the upright man, but the light of the sinner will be put out.
Ecclesiastes 11:10 Therefore remove sorrow from your heart, and put away evil from your flesh; for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.
Song of Songs 2:17 Until the day dawn, and the shadows flee away. Turn, my beloved: be thou like a gazelle or a young hart, Upon the mountains of Bether.
Song of Songs 4:6 Until the day dawn, and the shadows flee away, I will get me to the mountain of myrrh, And to the hill of frankincense.
Song of Songs 6:10 Who is she that looketh forth as the dawn, Fair as the moon, clear as the sun, Terrible as troops with banners?
Isaiah 8:20 Then say to them, Put your faith in the teaching and the witness. ... If they do not say such things. ... For him there is no dawn. ...
Isaiah 14:12 How you have fallen from heaven, morning star, son of the dawn! How you are cut down to the ground, who laid the nations low!
Isaiah 26:19 Your dead will come back; their dead bodies will come to life again. Those in the dust, awaking from their sleep, will send out a song; for your dew is a dew of light, and the earth will give birth to the shades.
Isaiah 38:13 I am crying out with pain till the morning; it is as if a lion was crushing all my bones.
Isaiah 41:25 I have sent for one from the north, and from the dawn he has come; in my name he will get rulers together and go against them; they will be like dust, even as the wet earth is stamped on by the feet of the potter.
Isaiah 58:8 Then shall thy light break forth as the dawn, and thy health shall spring forth speedily; and thy righteousness shall go before thee, the glory of Jehovah shall be thy rearguard.
Isaiah 60:3 And nations will come to your light, and kings to your bright dawn.
Isaiah 62:1 Because of Zion I will not keep quiet, and because of Jerusalem I will take no rest, till her righteousness goes out like the shining of the sun, and her salvation like a burning light.
Daniel 6:19 Then the king arose very early in the morning, and went in haste to the den of lions.
Hosea 6:3 And let us have knowledge, let us go after the knowledge of the Lord; his going out is certain as the dawn, his decisions go out like the light; he will come to us like the rain, like the spring rain watering the earth.
Hosea 10:15 So will Beth-el do to you because of your evil-doing; at dawn will the king of Israel be cut off completely.
Joel 2:2 A day of darkness and gloominess, a day of clouds and thick darkness. As the dawn spreading on the mountains, a great and strong people; there has never been the like, neither will there be any more after them, even to the years of many generations.
Amos 4:13 For, lo, the former of mountains, and creator of wind, And the declarer to man what 'is' His thought, He is making dawn obscurity, And is treading on high places of earth, Jehovah, God of Hosts, 'is' His name!
Amos 5:8 seek him who made the Pleiades and Orion, and turns the shadow of death into the morning, and makes the day dark with night; who calls for the waters of the sea, and pours them out on the surface of the earth, Yahweh is his name,
Jonah 4:7 But God prepared a worm at dawn the next day, and it chewed on the vine, so that it withered.
Zephaniah 3:5 Yahweh, in the midst of her, is righteous. He will do no wrong. Every morning he brings his justice to light. He doesn't fail, but the unjust know no shame.
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