from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The evening; Hesperus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as Hesperus


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  • It has subsequently been established, by hesper light so to speak, that the bond which first united the two was their chastened and wide-eyed mutual marveling at six long black cockscrew curls which marked -- for only by a figure of speech could they have been said to adorn -- the lateral aspects of Miss Dorcas's chignon.

    White Ashes


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