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Definitions for awaken
əˈweɪ kənawak·en

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word awaken.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. awaken, wake, waken, rouse, wake up, arouse(verb)

    cause to become awake or conscious

    "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."

  2. wake up, awake, arouse, awaken, wake, come alive, waken(verb)

    stop sleeping

    "She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock"

  3. awaken(verb)

    make aware

    "They were awakened to the sad facts"

Wiktionary

  1. awaken(Verb)

    To cause to become awake.

  2. awaken(Verb)

    To cause to become conscious.

  3. awaken(Verb)

    To stop sleeping.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Awaken

    of Awake

  2. Awaken(verb)

    to rouse from sleep or torpor; to awake; to wake

Freebase

  1. Awaken

    Awaken is an underground rock band / indie music project based in Belgium. They released two official albums and numerous demo tapes and web-only singles since their early days in 1988. Not related to the modern Belgian scene at all, Awaken gained interest from Vietnamese people since the release of a Vietnamese song and legend, "Chú Mèo Ngủ Quên", and in Japan with the virtual EP "別府NIGHTS". Recently, a cover of a Vietnamese children song "Rửa Mặt Như Mèo" has been recorded and has been heard on Vietnamese internet, though not officially released. Since 2005, Awaken is part of the team of the indies Japanese label It's Oh! Music based in Miyazaki city.

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of awaken in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of awaken in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of awaken in a Sentence

  1. Albert Einstein:

    It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

  2. Unknown:

    Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some people move our souls to dance. They awaken us to a new understanding with the passing whisper of their wisdom. Some people make the sky more beautiful to gaze upon. They stay in our lives for awhile.

  3. Simone Weil:

    There is something else which has the power to awaken us to the truth. It is the works of writers of genius. They give us, in the guise of fiction, something equivalent to the actual density of the real, that density which life offers us every day but which we are unable to grasp because we are amusing ourselves with lies.

  4. Helen Kromer:

    One mind awake can awaken another, The second awake can awaken their next door brother. Three awake can awaken the town By turning the whole place upside down. Many awake can make such a fuss That they finally awaken the rest of us.

  5. George S. Arundale:

    The conqueror and king in each of us is the Knower of truth. Let that Knower awaken in us and drive the horses of the mind, emotions, and physical body on the pathway which that king has chosen.

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  • صحى, استيقظ, أَفَاقَ, أَصْحَى, أَيْقَظَArabic
  • vzbuditCzech
  • aufwachen, aufwecken, erwachen, wecken, wach werdenGerman
  • despertarse, despertarSpanish
  • بیدار کردن, بلن کردن, بیدار شدن, بلند کردنPersian
  • herättää, havahduttaa, herätäFinnish
  • réveiller, se réveillerFrench
  • dùisgScottish Gaelic
  • արթնացնել, զարթնել, արթնանալ, զարթնեցնելArmenian
  • eveliarInterlingua
  • 目を覚ます, 起きる, 目覚める, 起こすJapanese
  • excito, excitorLatin
  • zich opwekken, wakker worden, wakker maken, wekkenDutch
  • acordar, despertarPortuguese
  • hatariyQuechua
  • scula, deștepta, treziRomanian
  • просну́ться, пробуди́ть, пробужда́ться, пробужда́ть, пробуди́ться, буди́ть, разбуди́ть, просыпа́тьсяRussian
  • väckaSwedish
  • dispierter, rewoeyî, si rewoeyî, si dispierterWalloon

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