Definitions for vesperˈvɛs pər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. evening star, Hesperus, Vesper(noun)

    a planet (usually Venus) seen at sunset in the western sky

  2. vesper(noun)

    a late afternoon or evening worship service


  1. Vesper(ProperNoun)

    Hesperus, Venus, the evening star

  2. vesper(Noun)

    The bell that summons worshipers to vespers; the vesper-bell

  3. vesper(Noun)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Vesper(noun)

    the evening star; Hesper; Venus, when seen after sunset; hence, the evening

  2. Vesper(adj)

    of or pertaining to the evening, or to the service of vespers; as, a vesper hymn; vesper bells

  3. Origin: [L., the evening, the evening star, the west; akin to Gr. "e`speros, "espe`ra, and perhaps to E. west. Cf. Hesperian, Vespers.]


  1. Vesper

    Vesper is a village in Wood County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 584 at the 2010 census.

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