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eventide

[ee-vuh n-tahyd] /ˈi vənˌtaɪd/
noun
1.
Origin
950
before 950; Middle English; Old English ǣfentīd. See even2, tide2
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  • We hear them saying their melodious prayers at morning's blush and eventide.
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eventide

/ˈiːvənˌtaɪd/
noun
1.
(archaic or poetic) another word for evening
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Word Origin and History for eventide
n.

Old English æfentid; see even (n.) + tide.

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