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English Meaning(s) for 夜明け

  1. dawn; daybreak

Definition and Synonyms for 夜明け

Sunup the first light of day
Synonyms: 夜明け, 平明, 引明け, 彼は誰時, 払暁, 日出, 日の出, 早天, 早暁, 明け, 明け方, 春暁, , 暁天, 暁闇, 暁闇, , 有明, 朝ぼらけ, 白白明け, 開く, 開ける, 鶏鳴, 黎明
Dawn an opening time period
Synonyms: 夜明け

Meanings for each kanji in 夜明け

night; evening Kanji Details »
bright; light Kanji Details »

Categories 夜明け is a member of

Period an amount of time
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Hour clock time
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Sample Sentences for 夜明け

I was woken up suddenly at dawn.
The darkest hour is just before the dawn.
The crowing of a cock is the harbinger of dawn.
We were roused at daybreak by the whistle of a train.
The climbers awoke before daybreak.

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