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  • n. The light of evening; twilight.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The light of evening; twilight.

Etymologies

From Middle English evenlight, evenelyȝth, from Old English ǣfenlēoht ("evening light"), equivalent to even +‎ light. Cognate with Dutch avondlicht ("evening light"), German Abendlicht ("evening light"). (Wiktionary)

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