But soon after the dawn of the republic in 1804, it was crippled by an enormous public debt.
How has the dawn of feminism changed the importance of professional success?
The answer may lie in the mists of time, at the dawn of Idol history.
The new Libyan government took the body of Muammar Gaddafi into the desert and buried it in a secret location at dawn on Tuesday.
Do you think Beth knew what would happen if she stabbed dawn with those scissors?
On Wednesday the 20th, at dawn of day, some of my people seemed half dead.
And yet, I am persuaded, a day will dawn when something will.
At last morning broke, and with the first blush of dawn I got up.
When Sidney saw the outline of the stable roof, she knew that it was dawn.
It began to dawn on the wiseacres of the camp-fires why we were now here and now there.
c.1200, dauen, "to dawn, grow light," shortened or back-formed from dauinge, dauing "period between darkness and sunrise," (c.1200), from Old English dagung, from dagian "to become day," from root of dæg "day" (see day). Probably influenced by a Scandinavian word (cf. Danish dagning, Old Norse dagan "a dawning;" cf. also German tagen "to dawn"). Related: Dawned; dawning.
1590s, from dawn (v.).