What does vesper mean?

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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vesper

    ves′pėr, n. the evening star, Venus: the evening: (pl.) the last but one of the seven canonical hours: evensong, evening service generally.—adj. Ves′peral, pertaining to the evening or to vespers.—n. Ves′per-bell, the bell that summons to vespers.—adjs. Ves′pertine, Ves′pertinal, of or pertaining to the evening: (bot.) opening in the evening: (zool.) active in the evening.—Sicilian vespers (see Sicilian). [Fr.,—L.; Gr. hesperos.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vesper in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vesper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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