from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to the dawn; eastern.


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  • Pertaining to the dawn or the east.

    July 30, 2007

  • . . . at the eoan stage of an attack I am beyond alcohol, so could only taste the pineapple part of the mixture.

    --Vladimir Nabokov, 1974, Look at the Harlequins!‎ p. 145

    June 13, 2009

  • From Eos, Greek goddess of dawn.

    June 14, 2009