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Correct spelling: dawn

Definition of dawn:

1) the first light of day; " we got up before dawn"; " they talked until morning"

2) become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions; " It dawned on him that she had betrayed him"; " she was penetrated with sorrow"

3) appear or develop; " The age of computers had dawned"

4) the earliest period; " the dawn of civilization"; " the morning of the world"

5) an opening time period; " it was the dawn of the Roman Empire"

6) become light; " It started to dawn, and we had to get up"

7) To begin to grow light in the morning; to grow light; to break, or begin to appear; as, the day dawns; the morning dawns.

Common misspellings for dawn:

  • dwn (21%)
  • dwon (16%)
  • dwan (16%)
  • daewn (11%)
  • dawg (11%)
  • acure (5%)
  • drawen (5%)
  • dan (5%)
  • daw (5%)
  • daown (5%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.



Meaning: the first appearance of light, daybreak

Origin: English

Dawn as a girl's name is pronounced dornn. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Dawn is "the first appearance of light, daybreak". Modern use of the word for a name. The Latin term Aurora dates back about 1500 years, but Dawn first appeared in the late 1920s. Opera singer Dawn Upshaw; comedian Dawn French; basketball player Dawn Staley.

Related names: Keiba.

Sounds Like: Tawna, Dagny, Dagne, Dagna, Daina, Dana, Dayne, Dayna, Danna, Dane, Daena, Dany, Danny, Danni, Dani, Deann, Dyann, Dyan, Diann, Dian, Danne, Dion, Deon, Dahna, Tawny, Tawni.

Variants: Dwan, Adawna, Dawna, Dawne, Dawnelle, Dawnetta, Dawnette, Dawnielle, Dawnika, Dawnita, Dawnyelle, Dawnysia, Dowan, Duwan.

Examples of usage for dawn:

1) So, of course, I was silent; and Carpenter went and sat at the window again, and watched the dawn. "They Call Me Carpenter", , Upton Sinclair.

2) But he answered, " Come in;" and I entered, and found him sitting by the window, watching the dawn. "They Call Me Carpenter", , Upton Sinclair.

3) I exclaimed, and light began to dawn. "They Call Me Carpenter", , Upton Sinclair.

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