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  • n. “A bright appearance in the horizon, under the sun or moon, arising from the reflected light of these bodies from the small rippling waves on the surface of the water”

    (Nathaniel Bowditch, The New American Practical Navigator, 1837) --via futilitycloset.com

    October 22, 2011