Definitions

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  • v. To shine.
  • v. To give light to; enlighten.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To shine.

Etymologies

From Middle English inlighten, from Old English inlīhtan, inlȳhtan, inlēohtan ("to enlighten, light up"), from Proto-Germanic *in + *liuhtijanan (“to lighten, illuminate”), from Proto-Indo-European *leuk- (“to shine”), equivalent to in- +‎ light. Cognate with Dutch inlichten ("to enlighten, inform"), Old High German inliuhten ("to enlighten, illuminate"), Gothic  (inliuhtjan, "to enlgihten, illuminate"). Compare also Middle English anlīhten, from Old English onlȳhtan (id.). More at in-, light. (Wiktionary)

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