eventide

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English, from Old English ǣfentīd, derived from ǣfen (evening) + tīd (time)

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /ˈiːvənˌtaɪd/

NounEdit

eventide (plural eventides)

  1. (archaic, poetic) evening
    The mist rises from the lake at eventide.

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