What does sunrise mean?

Definitions for sunrise
ˈsʌnˌraɪzsun·rise

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dawn, dawning, morning, aurora, first light, daybreak, break of day, break of the day, dayspring, sunrise, sunup, cockcrownoun

    the first light of day

    "we got up before dawn"; "they talked until morning"

  2. sunrisenoun

    atmospheric phenomena accompanying the daily appearance of the sun

  3. sunriseadjective

    the daily event of the sun rising above the horizon

  4. sunrise(a)adjective

    of an industry or technology; new and developing

    "high-technology sunrise industries"

Wiktionary

  1. sunrisenoun

    The time of day when the sun appears above the eastern horizon.

    I'll meet you at the docks at sunrise.

  2. sunrisenoun

    The change in color of the sky at dawn.

    Did you see the beautiful sunrise this morning?

  3. sunrisenoun

    Any great awakening.

    It was the sunrise of her spirit.

  4. sunriseadjective

    Pertaining to an unusually early time of day.

    The sunrise-service will be at 6:30AM.

  5. Etymology: Compound of sun + rise

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sunrisenoun

    alt. of Sunrising

Freebase

  1. Sunrise

    Sunrise or sun up is the instant at which the upper edge of the Sun appears over the eastern horizon in the morning. The term can also refer to the entire process of the Sun crossing the horizon and its accompanying atmospheric effects.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sunrise in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sunrise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of sunrise in a Sentence

  1. Rose Marie:

    There was a poem that my dad found, and it was all about donating your parts, you know,' give my eyes to a man who has never seen the sunrise' and the like. He kept showing us the poem. It was really important to them.

  2. Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It:

    At sunrise everything is luminous but not clear." It is those we live with and love and should know who elude us." You can love completely without complete understanding.

  3. Charles L. Allen:

    There comes a time into almost every life a dark night and it is so easy to feel that is the end, that it will always be dark. Through faith we know that after the dark comes the sunrise. Charles L. Allen

  4. Gustave Flaubert:

    That man has missed something who has never left a brothel at sunrise feeling like throwing himself into the river out of pure disgust.

  5. Mickey Mehta:

    The sun neither rises nor it sets, it's our movement around it which churns the wheel of progress. Every morning is another chance to progress with sunrise, be determined to transform life and MickeyMize.

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